Contact: Battalion Chief Brad Fraizer
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Office - 573-874-7557 Mon - Fri 8am - 5pm
Columbia Fire Department Lieutenant Bruce Britt was killed in the line-of duty while responding to the scene of a structural collapse. Lieutenant Britt suffered fatal injuries while assisting residents at 601 Providence Road South, University Village Apartments and was
pronounced deceased at University Hospital.
A press conference will be held at Fire Station One, 201 Orr Street at 2pm this afternoon.