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Photos: Remembering the fatal 1999 Worcester fire

From left to right: Paul Brotherton, Jeremiah Lucey, Timothy Jackson, James Lyons III, Joseph McGuirk, and Lt. Thomas Spencer. handout
Firefighters sprayed water onto the fire at the Worcester Cold Storage and Warehouse Co. in Worcester where six firefighters lost their lives. Paul Connors/Associated Press
Firefighters worked through the night putting out the fire. Channel 56
A firefighter took a break while searching the rubble of the fire. David Kamerman/Associated Press
Fire Chief Gerard Dio read the names of the deceased firefighters during a memorial ceremony marking the tenth anniversary of the warehouse fire in 2009. Worcester Telegram & Gazette, Rick Cinclair/Worcester Telegram & Gazette via AP
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James Lyons looked over a tribute to son Jay Lyons, lost in the Worcester warehouse fire, inside his home in 2009.Bill Greene/File/Globe Staff
Actor Denis Leary commented on photographs of the Worcester Cold Storage Fire, which were displayed inside the Worcester Fire Department Training Center in 2007. Dan Gould/Worcester Telegram & Gazette/Worcester Telegram & Gazette via AP
The Worcester Fire Brigade passed a group of saluting firefighters during a fifth-anniversary memorial service held at the site of the fire in 1999. Jim Collin/Worcester Telegram & Gazette/WORCESTER TELEGRAM & GAZETTE via AP
Fire Department District Chief Stuart Howe placed a candle onto a makeshift memorial in front of the Grove Street Fire Station in Worcester in the days following the blaze in 1999.Rick Cinclair/Worcester Telegram & Gazette/TELEGRAM & GAZETTE via AP
Julie Barnes (front left), 19, and Thomas Levesque (far right), 37, seen during their arraignment in Worcester Central Court. A judge in Worcester ruled to dismiss the manslaughter charges against the homeless couple, who were charged with setting the fire that killed six Worcester firefighters at the warehouse. Chris Christo//Telegram & Gazette/WORCESTER TELEGRAM & GAZETTE via AP