Firefighter proposes to girlfriend while hanging from side of building

Firefighter Proposes to Girlfriend While Hanging from Side of Building

NEW YORK (WPIX) — An FDNY firefighter went to new heights to propose to his girlfriend Sunday afternoon.

The FDNY posted a photo to Twitter showing Ziyad Santana, a probationary firefighter, suspended on the side of the Fire Academy on Randalls Island.

Santana took advantage of the FDNY's Family Day to scale the building and pop the question in full gear.

His girlfriend didn't leave him hanging. She said yes to his proposal.

Several firefighters have popped the question while performing a rescue pickup.

In 2013, Christian Mendler posted a video to YouTube showing three simultaneous firefighter marriage proposals at the Fire Academy.

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