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Fallen firefighter Eric Balliet honored

Eric Balliet's name was added to the Fallen Fort Wayne Firefighters Memorial on Wells Street.

Posted: Sep. 11, 2018 5:42 PM
Updated: Sep. 12, 2018 9:16 AM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) - Fallen Fort Wayne firefighter Eric Balliet was recognized Tuesday.

Balliet's name was added to the Fallen Fort Wayne Firefighters Memorial on Wells street.

Balliet died last year due to a medical issue he suffered during a training exercise.

Crews worked this afternoon to etch his name in to the memorial honoring firefighters who've lost their life in the line of duty.

The fallen firefighter, along with fallen police memorial, can viewed anytime.

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