29-year-old Kelly Wong fell several stories during a training exercise.
Some tragic news out of Los Angeles… A firefighter died Monday morning, two days after he fell from a fire engine's aerial ladder during a training exercise in downtown Los Angeles.
29-year-old Kelly Wong was participating in an exercise Saturday morning when he fell several stories from an aerial ladder on to a fire truck, suffering numerous blunt force trauma injuries. He was transported to a local trauma center where he was listed in critical condition.
The Los Angeles Fire Department announced Wong's death on Twitter in a written statement.