A Providence fire recruit was injured after falling from a building at a New Haven training facility Thursday.
According to our sister station WTNH, a New Haven Fire Department lieutenant confirmed that a recruit from the Providence Fire Department Training Academy fell from a building while training at the New Haven Regional Fire Training Academy at 230 Ella T. Grasso Blvd.
Providence officials have identified the firefighter as Richard Rand.
According to a spokeswoman, the firefighter's injuries are non-life threatening.
A WTNH crew was told on scene that the firefighters were training on the "antiquated" pompier ladder when the fall occurred.