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2 Va. firefighters killed in multi-vehicle crash

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Rocky Mount, Va. (WVVA) - Two Rocky Mount firefighters were killed in a collision involving their fire truck and two other vehicles Monday afternoon.

Franklin County Fire Marshal Bennie Russell says 59-year-old Posey Dillon and 57-year-old William Daniel Altice were on their way to a house fire when the wreck occurred.

State police say the truck hit an SUV and rolled several times before landing on top of a second car.

The two firefighters were the truck's only occupants, and, police say, the vehicle's siren and emergency lights were on at the time of the crash.

No charges have been filed at this time. It is unclear whether anyone in the other vehicles was injured.

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