The funeral arrangements have been announced for the two Florida Division of Forestry firefighters that were killed on the Blue Ribbon fire in Hamilton County, Florida Monday. Both funerals will be at the Christ Central Ministries Church, 217 S.W. Dyal Road, Lake City, Florida (map), phone 386-755-2525. Josh Burch’s will be Friday June 24 at 10 a.m. and Brett Fulton’s will be Saturday June 25 at 10 a.m.
The Division of Forestry is accepting letters of condolence on behalf of the families of Burch and Fulton. Please mail correspondence to: Family of Josh Burch or Family of Brett Fulton c/o Director Jim Karels, Division of Forestry, 3125 Conner Boulevard,Tallahassee, Florida 32399-1650
The Preliminary Summary Report about the fatal incident is posted at the Wildfire Lessons Learned Center.