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Two of three Elmwood firefighters treated for smoke inhalation Wednesday night were photographed with fellow Elmwood firefighters in late 2008. Jeremy Link, front left, was treated at RFAH and Tom Joyce, right, was transported to Regions Hospital in St. Paul by helicopter. The entire group includes: Members of the Elmwood Fire Department: Front row (left to right) are: Mike Burke, Neil Boltic, Collin Gilles, Jason Books, Link, Jamie Bock, Joyce, Josh Ginsbach. Back row: Mark Wolf, Joe Teske, Chris Bowen,...

3 Elmwood firefighters hurt battling grass fire; 1 still at Regions

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WAVERLY -- One Elmwood firefighter was airlifted to Regions Hospital Wednesday evening and two others were transported to River Falls Area Hospital after several men were overcome by smoke while fighting a rural grass fire in eastern Pierce County.

Firefighter Tom Joyce, 38, remained hospitalized at Regions Thursday morning. His condition wasn't available.

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