A firefighter who was seriously injured while responding to a 2-alarm fire in Watertown Friday morning has died.
Firefighters responded to the scene of a fire in the area of Merrifield Avenue near Grove and Arlington Streets. Heavy fire was seen on the second floor of the building on arrival.
WCVB photographer Stanley Forman said a firefighter was seen collapsing at the scene and being taken away. CPR was being performed on the 54-year-old firefighter. He was rushed to Mount Auburn Hospital.