Governor Eric Holcomb is directing flags in Daviess County to be flown at half-staff today to honor Kendall Murphy, a volunteer firefighter with the Montgomery Volunteer Fire Department.
Murphy died Friday night in the line of duty while responding to a vehicle accident.
Flags should be flown at half-staff from sunrise to sunset today, the day of his funeral.
Governor Holcomb also asks businesses and residents in Daviess County to lower their flags to half-staff today to honor Murphy and his service to the community.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11-o-clock this morning at the Simon J. Graber Complex.
Burial will follow in Providence Mennonite Cemetery.