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Brooklyn battalion chief dies due to 9/11-related illness

The FDNY Uniformed Firefighters Association announced the death of retired Battalion Chief Joseph A. McKie of Battalion 41 in Brooklyn due to a 9/11-related illness.

News 12 Staff

Sep 20, 2022, 4:43 PM

Updated 641 days ago

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The FDNY Uniformed Firefighters Association announced the death of retired Battalion Chief Joseph A. McKie of Battalion 41 in Brooklyn due to a 9/11-related illness.
McKie died on Sunday after 31 years of service in the department.
He leaves behind a wife and four children.
The FDNY has lost over 340 members who responded to the 9/11 attacks.


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