COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) - The firefighter who died while helping to evacuate an apartment complex in Columbia will be remembered with services on Thursday.
Memorial services for Lt. Bruce Britt, 48, will be Thursday at 10 a.m. at the Crossing Church in Columbia. Britt, a 23-year veteran of the Columbia Fire Department, died Saturday when a walkway collapsed as he was evacuating people from the University Village Apartments. He was trapped beneath rubble when the walkway collapsed.