(Hanover Fire & EMS)

Memorial Service For Firefighter Killed During Michael

Scheduled For Two Wednesday At Meadow Event Park

October 16, 2018 - 4:10 pm

Hanover, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) - The memorial service for Lt. Brad Clark will take place Wednesday at 2pm at Meadow Event Park.  Clark was killed when he was struck by a tractor trailer while working an accident on I-295.  Two other firefighters and the driver were injured.  The incident happened during storms associated with Hurricane Michael.

The driver of the tractor trailer has been charged with reckless driving and defective brakes.  Clark's family has issued a statement saying they have "no ill will" for him, and ask for support for the two other injured firefighters.  Donations can be made at www.hanovercrewfoundation.org.

The public is invited to the service.  You are asked to park at Gate 6, and shuttle service will be provided.