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Ala. Firefighter Fatalities

Two firefighters in northwest Alabama were killed overnight when a wall collapsed at a business where they were putting out a fire.

Crews were dousing remaining hot spots at an outdoor parts and service, which caught fire earlier in the day, when the wall fell.

Other firefighters tried to dig the men out from under metal siding and other rubble.

The victims were identified as Lloyd McCulloch, Assistant Chief of the Moulton Fire Department, and firefighter Justin Jones.

Alabama Fire Marshal, Richard Montgomery says this is difficult situation to accept.

Officials say the state fire marshals office will continue investigation on the case.


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