Elysburg Firefighter Home From Hospital As He Battle Legionares' Disease

A firefighter who spent weeks in the hospital battling a rare disease is back home with his family in Northumberland County. The sister of Elysburg firefighter Andrew Jones says he was released from the hospital on Monday and he is improving. Jones had been hospitalized at Geisinger Medical Center since July 20th with Legionnaires’ Disease. It is still unclear how the 30-year-old he got the illness. Firefighters in Elysburg were advised to sanitize their breathing equipment as a precaution.