Flags Half Mast For Fallen Firefighter

, Posted: Fri, August 30 2013 at 8:43 AM, Updated: Fri, August 30 2013 at 8:45 AM

In honor of fallen fire fighter Oscar Montano Garcia...Governor Kitzhaber has ordered all flags at public institutions to be flown at half-staff from sunrise to sunset on Saturday.

Montano-Garcia was a crew foreman, with a long history of both working in and enjoying Oregon’s forests.

He passed away while working the nabob fire just south of Applegate lake

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