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  1. Procession honors fallen Inwood firefighterRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | News12.com

    Assistant Fire Chief Joseph Sanford Jr. succumbed to injuries sustained while fighting a fire at an unoccupied house in Woodmere on Friday. The 43-year-old was found unconscious in the basement of the just renovated home on Central Avenue.

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  2. Joseph Sanford Jr. dead at 43; Inwood volunteer firefighter had been...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newsday

    ... 2014 has died, a fire official said. A firefighter who was critically injured while battling a raging house fire in Woodmere on Friday has died, Nassau County officials said. Joseph Sanford Jr., 43, died Tuesday afternoon at North Shore University ...

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  3. L.I. firefighter dies after falling through floor of blazeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New York Daily News

    Joseph Sanford Jr., a volunteer firefighter for 17 years with the Inwood Fire Department in Nassau County, died Tuesday from injuries suffered fighting a fire on Friday. A Long Island volunteer firefighter died Tuesday evening, four days after he was pulled lifeless from the rubble-filled basement of a Woodmere house fire.

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  4. Long Island firefighter dies from fire injuriesRead the original story

    Yesterday | MyFoxNY

    Nassau County fire officials tell Newsday that 43-year-old Joseph Sanford Jr., died Tuesday at North Shore University Hospital. Sanford had been on a ventilator since the fire at a home in Woodmere.

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  5. Most Recent CommentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Brooklynian

    ... would be worth $8.64 million, an increase in value of $4.32 million. If you think the owners, 730 Franklin LLC in Woodmere NY aren't pleased, think again, especially when you consider they bought the vacant lot from Vithal Dande on 8-21-12 for just ...

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  6. Long Island Firefighter Dies of Injuries Sustained in FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | FireHouse.com

    ... ended up alone in the debris-strewn basement. Nassau Assistant Chief Fire Marshal Michael F. Uttaro said the Woodmere and Inwood departments are in charge of investigating the events leading up to Sanford's injuries. "It is not clear if he fell ...

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  7. Inwood firefighter Joseph Sanford diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | South Shore Record

    Inwood firefighter Joseph Sanford died after falling from the first floor to the basement while fighting a Woodmere house fire on Dec. 19. Joseph Sanford Jr., the Inwood fireman who fell through the first floor into the basement during a Woodmere house fire, died at 3:30 p.m. on Dec. 23. He was one of the first firefighters to respond to the blaze at 787 Central Ave. near 4 a.m. on Dec. 19, officials said. He responded to the initial 911 call.

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  8. Fire official: Inwood volunteer injured in house fire diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newsday

    ... 19, 2014 has died, a fire official said. An Inwood firefighter who was critically injured while battling a blaze in Woodmere five days ago has died, Nassau County fire officials said Tuesday. Joseph Sanford Jr., 43, died Tuesday evening at North ...

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  9. Long Island Firefighter Dies 4 Days After Being Injured in Blaze: OfficialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NBC New York

    ... of the Inwood Fire Department, suffered cardiac arrest after officials believe the first floor of a house in Woodmere collapsed early last Friday morning, causing him to fall to the basement. "The large amount of smoke, it was very possible he got ...

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  10. Critically injured Inwood firefighter recoveringRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | South Shore Record

    Inwood firefighter Joseph Sanford who was critically injured after falling from the first floor to the basement of a Woodmere home has begun his recovery from his injuries. Originally needing a ventilator to breath after being critically injured, Inwood fireman Joseph Sanford Jr. is said to be recovering with his family by his side from a fall through the first floor into the basement of a Woodmere house at 787 Central Ave. near 4 a.m. on Dec. 19 after he was one of first the firefighters to respond to the blaze, officials said. 1 comment

  11. Inwood firefighter critically injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | South Shore Record

    Inwood firefighter Joseph Sanford Jr. was critically injured after falling through the first floor and into the basement, when responding to a fire at a Woodmere house at 787 Central Avenue about 4 a.m. on Dec. 19, according to fire officials. Sanford was one of the first to respond after an initial 911 call.

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  12. Firefighter Injured In Woodmere Blaze Remains In Critical ConditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | CBS Local

    ... a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Got a nose for [...] WOODMERE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) - A Long Island firefighter was critically injured while battling a fire at a home in Nassau County on ...

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  13. 200 respond to Woodmere fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | South Shore Record

    Woodmere, Inwood, Lawrence-Cedarhurst, East Rockaway, Elmont, Hewlett, Lakeview, Lynbrook, Malverne, Meadowmere, Oceanside, Rockville Centre and Valley Stream put out the fire. On the scene, there were two hundred fire fighters and twenty pieces of apparatus used to extinguish it.

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  14. Firefighter critical after heart attack during fire responseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | News12.com

    Joseph Sandford Jr., of the Inwood Fire Department, was among around 100 firefighters responding to a fire at 4 a.m. at a home on Central Avenue. A veteran firefighter is in critical but stable condition after suffering a heart attack in the line of duty in Woodmere.

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  15. Firefighter In Critical Condition After House Fire In WoodmereRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | CBS Local

    ... a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Got a nose for [...] WOODMERE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) - A Long Island firefighter is in critical condition after flames tore through a home in Nassau County early ...

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  16. Firefighter Seriously Injured in Long Island House FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | NBC New York

    According to police, 200 firefighters from 13 departments responded to the blaze in Woodmere, which was reported around 4 a.m. Fire officials believe the fire started on the first floor of the unoccupied house. A 17-year veteran of the Inwood Fire Department suffered cardiac arrest after officials believe the first floor of the house collapsed, causing him to fall to the basement.

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  17. Suburban NY firefighter critically injured at LI house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | 13WHAM

    A suburban New York volunteer firefighter is in critical condition after apparently falling into a basement fighting a fire on Long Island. Newsday reports the firefighter, who was not immediately identified, was injured at a blaze in Woodmere.

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  18. 200 Firefighters Put Out Woodmere BlazeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | LongIsland.com

    December 19th, 2014 - The Arson Bomb Squad reports the details of a fire that occurred at 3:56am on Friday, December 19, 2014 in Woodmere . According to Detectives, personnel responded to a house fire that occurred in an empty residence located on Central Avenue.

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  19. Police: 3 Firefighters Injured, 1 Critically in Woodmere FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Patch.com

    A firefighter is in critical but stable condition and two others were injured in an enormous Woodmere house fire Friday morning, according to Nassau County Police. Responders from Woodmere, Inwood, Lawrence-Cedarhurst, East Rockaway, Elmont, Hewlett, Lakeview, Lynbrook, Malverne, Meadowmere, Oceanside, Rockville Centre, and Valley Stream were at the scene.

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  20. Long Island, N.Y. Firefighter Badly Hurt in House FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | FireHouse.com

    A volunteer firefighter from Inwood was in cardiac arrest after he found trapped by debris in the basement of a Woodmere home in Nassau County this morning. According to a report by Newsday , it was unclear if the volunteer firefighter in his 40s fell through the floor at the home or if he was in the basement and debris fell on him.

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