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Airman firefighter dies responding to building fire in West Virginia

Airman firefighter dies responding to building fire in West Virginia
A 30-year-old Air National Guardsman was killed Sunday responding to a fire that has since been determined to be arson, according to the West Virginia National Guard.

Airman firefighter dies responding to building fire in West Virginia Senior Airman Logan Young of the 167th Airlift Wing, who died in a mutual aid response call Dec.WEST VIRGINIA NATIONAL GUARD WASHINGTON — A 30-year-old Air National Guardsman was killed Sunday responding to a fire that has since been determined to be arson, according to the West Virginia National Guard.at a vacant structure in Berkeley County, according to a post on the West Virginia State Fire Marshal’s official Facebook page.The fire marshal’s office and West Virginia State Police are still investigating the fire.

Young enlisted in the Air Force in 2011 and served on active duty as a military policeman until he transitioned to the West Virginia Air National Guard in 2018 to serve as a firefighter in the 167th Civil Engineer Squadron, according to the Guard.James Hoyer, the West Virginia adjutant general.

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