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Somber Tribute at Logan for Fallen Firefighter's Family

Firefighters lined up as the family of Ed Walsh arrived for his funeral.

Firefighters at Logan Airport for the arrival of Ed Walsh's mother. Walsh was killed fighting a fire in Back Bay Wednesday. Credit: Max Widmer/Twitter
Firefighters at Logan Airport for the arrival of Ed Walsh's mother. Walsh was killed fighting a fire in Back Bay Wednesday. Credit: Max Widmer/Twitter
Firefighters organized a somber tribute for the family of a firefighter killed in Wednesday's Back Bay Fire.

Max Widmer captured this photo of firefighters lining up as Ed Walsh's family arrived at the airport. Widmer posted it on Twitter.

The family arrived at about 6:30 p.m. in Terminal C, according to CBS Boston.

Walsh and Michael Kennedy died Wednesday fighting the nine-alarm blaze. About 20 more first responders were injured.

A vigil was planned for Friday night in West Roxbury.

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