Feb 20

LISTEN: Picciotto Inspires Many in Heroic Story Told Sunday at Humboldt High School

By: Nathan Bloechl — nathanb@977thebolt.com

Humboldt, Iowa — The highest-ranking firefighter to survive the World Trade Center collapse, NYFD chief Richard Picciotto presented at Humboldt High School this past Sunday.

Picciotto is the author of the book: Last Man Down: A Firefighter’s Story of Survival. He delivered a gripping, inspirational and jaw-dropping presentation in front of over 1,000 guests at Humboldt High School.

The presentation was used as fundraiser for the Humboldt Fire Department.

Listen to the full story below:



Pictured below: The Humboldt Community Chorus sings before Richard

Picciotto’s heroic story.



Pictured below: Picciotto presents a check to Humboldt Volunteer

Fire Department Chief Jim Gronbach.