Water tanker flips over, kills Fort Wayne firefighter
FORT WAYNE, Ind. – A water tanker flipped over and killed a young firefighter.
It happened Monday night in Fort Wayne. Police said the 26-year-old was trapped under the truck he drove.
Crews were headed to a brush fire when the water shifted in the tanker causing it to roll over. It took out a couple of utility poles.
This is the 17th Allen County firefighter to die while in the line of duty.