Millville Honors Firefighters for NYE Rescue

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MILLVILLE, N.J. -

The City of Millville honored some of its hometown heroes Tuesday night.

On Tuesday, February 6th, four Millville firefighters were given lifesaving awards for the rescue of a man from a fire on New Year's Eve, just over a month ago.

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That night the firefighters had to battle high heat conditions and zero visibility due to heavy smoke in order to get to the victim trapped inside of a burning East Broad Street home.

The man is currently still recovering in the hospital.

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