BROCKTON, MASS. (WHDH) - An elderly man that was pulled from a Brockton fire in March has passed away.
The 82-year-old was hospitalized for burns he sustained during the fire.
His family said he died peacefully, surrounded by loved ones.
The man was trapped on the third-story balcony of an apartment complex.
Emergency crews had to use a ladder to lower him to safety.
Officials are still investigating the exact cause of the fire, but they say it appears to be accidental.
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