Family welcomes son of fallen Lawrenceburg firefighter

(Courtesy: Lawrenceburg Fire Department)

LAWRENCEBURG, Tenn. (WKRN) – The son of a fallen firefighter was born Monday afternoon at a Maury County hospital.

Kallon Knox Dickey was born at 2:46 p.m.  He weighs eight pounds, six ounces and is 21 inches long.

Kallon Dickey was born exactly one month after his father, Lawrenceburg firefighter Jason Dickey, was killed fighting a house fire.

The Lawrenceburg community rallied around the Dickey family and help raised money for the family.

Thousands of dollars were raised through various fundraisers for the family as well.