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Second firefighter killed while battling Lolo Peak Fire

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Sheriff TJ McDermott has announced that the firefighter assigned to Lolo Peak has been pronounced dead. This is the second firefighter who lost their life while battling a Montana fire this year.

The firefighter was struck by a tree before being airlifted off the hill and taken by ambulance to the hospital. The Missoula County Sheriff's Office posted on their Facebook page that they dispatched a coroner to investigate the Lolo Peak Fire incident.

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