Family, friends gather to mourn fallen firefighter Herbert Johnson

Written By Sun-Times Wire Posted: 11/03/2012, 03:35pm

Sign-up for Chicago Sun-Times newsletters.

Family and friends gathered this morning at the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office to mourn fallen firefighter Capt. Herbert Johnson who died last night from injuries sustained battling a South Side blaze. Sun-Times reporter Lauren FitzPatrick was on hand and shot the below videos.

Below: Johnson family spokesman Dan McMahon speaks on Herbert Johnson’s death.

Below: Tom Ryan, President of Local 2 of the Chicago Firefighters Union, pays tribute to Johnson

Below: Family and friends mourn Johnson

Below: Family and friends mourn Johnson

Below: Audio from the CFD scanner of calls coming in for the fire at which CFD Capt. Johnson lost his life.