Fallen firefighter honored

Palmerdale firefighter Brenden Pierce was honored by local firefigthers as he was brought from UAB Hospital through Palmerdale to Lemley Chapel in Oneonta. -Jonathan Ledbetter

Palmerdale firefighter Brenden Pierce was honored by local firefigthers as he was brought from UAB Hospital through Palmerdale to Lemley Chapel in Oneonta. -Jonathan Ledbetter

Oneonta Fire and Rescue firefighter/paramedic Jonathan Ledbetter said, “Sometimes your heart hurts and you just don’t have words. We may all be different. Sometimes we fight between ourselves, but tonight we all came together to honor a young man and fellow firefighter. You would have been proud Brenden Pierce.”