Second San Francisco Firefighter Dies

From the Chronicle:

A second San Francisco firefighter died early this morning, victim of a deadly house fire in San Francisco’s Diamond Heights neighborhood.

Anthony “Tony” Valerio, a 53-year-old firefighter and paramedic critically injured in the Thursday blaze, died at San Francisco General Hospital at about 7:40 a.m., city officials said. Full article

On Thursday, Lt. Vincent Perez died from injuries sustained in the same blaze.

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