A Christmas Miracle


In a Christmas miracle, a firefighter who fell through a floor while responding to a Far Rockaway fire, was able to go home in time for Christmas.

In a post shared to social media on Christmas Eve, NYC Fire Wire wrote:

“On Monday, December 23, Ladder 134 responded responded 1st due to a house fire in the Bayswater section of Far Rockaway. After making entry into the house, Lt. Thomas Daly, of Ladder 134, fell through a floor collapse into the basement. Members rushed to the basement, packaged and removed him. He spent most of his Christmas Eve admitted in the hospital, bruised up but recovering. Members of Ladder 134 spent the day with him and helping his family. Get well quickly, Lieu! Merry Christmas brother.”

 NYC Fire Wire followed up during the late afternoon, saying that Lt. Daly was on his way home to be with his family for Christmas.