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North East Firefighter Killed in Car Pedestrian Accident

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North East , Pa - The Pedestrian killed Thursday along Route 8 in Millcreek Township has been identified as 44 year old Brian Trimble of North East.

Tim Davis, Captain of The Fuller Hose Company #1 confirmed that Firefighter Brian Trimble was killed after being hit by a car on Route 8 in Millcreek Township.  The accident happened at about 10 a.m. just south of the Interstate 90 interchange. Police said the driver of a Chevrolet Cobalt traveling northbound on Route 8 hit Trimble who was walking in the 6100 block of Wattsburg Road. The investigation is on going.   

Davis says Fuller Hose Company #1 would like to thank the Bell Valley Fire Department, Millcreek paramedic, UPMC Hamot and all other first responders who attended to Brian's injuries. Funeral arraignments are being handled by the family & fire department. Further information will be released via county email and Facebook.   

He tells us Brian was an aspiring firefighter who joined the brotherhood later in life. He was an active volunteer with the Fuller Hose Co. #1 and volunteered his time with many committees with in the fire department.  Brian owned his own business, Trimble Masonry and was married. He says our thoughts and prayers go out to the family during this difficult time.   

Rest Easy Now My Brother - Gone But Never Forgotten 

Tim Davis, Captain 

Fuller Hose Co. #1

 

 

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