FARMINGTON (WGME) – Officials at Maine Medical Center in Portland said that one of the firefighters injured in Monday’s deadly explosing in Farmington was discharged from the hospital Wednesday.
A procession escorted Firefighter Joseph Hastings home to Farmington.
Hastings expressed his appreciation to members of the community for their good wishes.
“I want to thank the Farmington community, my firefighter brothers and sisters, my family and everyone who has offered their support,” Hastings said in a statement posted by Maine Medical Center.
Hastings relatives said he is recovering from burns but is doing well.
Four other Farmington firefighters remain hospitalized, three of whom are listed in critical condition.