Report: Easton firefighter killed by tree while on call

According to multiple sources, an Easton firefighter was killed after a tree fell on a fire department truck on Judd Road.

Police confirmed the firefighter, whose name was not released, was injured, but wouldn’t release any other information.

Check back for more information as it is released.


Original report: A tree fell on a fire truck in Easton on Judd Road and a firefighter may have been injured.

Trumbull is sending mutual aid to assist Easton, including a task force from the Hartford area that came to Southwestern Connecticut to provide support.

No other details were immediately available, check back as more information is released.

Tom Cleary