Firefighter killed after falling from Queens roof

NEW YORK -

Friends and family are coming to grips with the tragic loss of an FDNY firefighter who died after responding to a fire in Queens. 

William Tolley, 42, died Thursday in Ridgewood after falling from a two-story building while responding to a fire. 

He was rushed to the hospital where he was later pronounced dead. 

Tolley was a 14-year veteran of the FDNY and lived on Long Island with his wife and eight-year-old daughter.

Neighbors say they are shocked and devastated. The FDNY says they are investigating the incident.

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