Fallen Philly fireman to get posthumous promotion

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Posted: Sunday, April 7, 2013 12:00 am

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Gov. Tom Corbett on Monday ordered Pennsylvania flags at state facilities lowered to half-staff in honor of a Philadelphia firefighter who was killed when a roof collapsed beneath him as he battled a weekend fire.

Capt. Michael Goodwin, 53, fell from the roof of a three-story building in the city's Queen Village section Saturday night and was pronounced dead at the scene. Fellow firefighter Andrew Golewski was burned while trying to rescue him.

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