Half-Staff Alert for June 9-11, 2016
For North Carolina Only

Lowering of North Carolina Flags in Catawba County in Honor of Firefighter Bradley Long

Governor Pat McCrory has ordered all North Carolina flags at State facilities in Catawba County to be immediately lowered to half-staff through sunset on Saturday, June 11. This order honors the life and service of Newton and Sherrills Ford - Terrell Fire and Rescue firefighter, Captain Bradley Steven Long, age 28, who died in performance of his duty.

"As a devoted full-time firefighter in Newton, Captain Bradley Long died doing what he loved. His death is a reminder of the risks our state's fire and rescue personnel put themselves in every day. My sympathy and condolences go out to Captain Long's family," said Governor McCrory.

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