Bridgeport holds memorial to fallen firefighters

Among those honored were Lt. Steven Velasquez and

Among those honored were Lt. Steven Velasquez and Mitch Baik who died battling a blaze in the city 2010.

BRIDGEPORT - The Bridgeport Fire Department honored fellow firefighters in the city and across the country who lost their lives in the line of duty with a memorial ceremony last night.

Among those honored were Lt. Steven Velasquez and Mitch Baik, who died battling a blaze in the city in 2010.

They also recognized the four firefighters killed this week in Houston.

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