Two Heroic Firefighters Tragically Fall Hand-In-Hand To Their Deaths While Battling An Apartment Blaze
Such a tragic story today out of China after two firefighters were killed while battling a high-rise apartment fire.
Qian Lingyun, 23, and Liu Jie, 20, were trying to put out the blaze on the 13th floor when an explosion sent Liu over the edge of a balcony. Qian was able to grab his hand and tried to save him but was unable to pull him to safety.
The two men fell hand-in-hand to the ground below.
Fire brigade spokesman Jian Ku spoke afterwards about the code these two brave men lived by, saying: