Funeral for fallen Glendale firefighter set for Monday - News, Weather & Sports

Funeral for fallen Glendale firefighter set for Monday

Jonathan French (Source: The News-Enterprise) Jonathan French (Source: The News-Enterprise)

ELIZABETHTOWN, KY (WAVE) - A volunteer Glendale firefighter killed in the line of duty will be laid to rest on Aug. 11.

Jonathan French was killed the morning of Aug. 6 when a semi crashed into French's fire truck while he was putting out a van fire along southbound Interstate 65 near Glendale. His mother, Lisa French, who is also a volunteer Glendale firefighter, was injured in the crash.

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Visitation for Jonathan French will be held on Sunday, Aug. 10 from 3 to 8 p.m. and Monday, Aug. 11 from 9 a.m. to noon at First Christian Church on North Miles Street in Elizabethtown. The funeral will begin at the church at noon.

According to the Elizabethtown Fire Department, condolences can be sent in the form of donations to any West Point Bank location in care of the Ladean Clark Benefit Fund.

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Brown Funeral Home in Elizabethtown is in charge of the funeral arrangements, but it is no longer able to accept flowers.

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