Bruce Britt memorial set for Thursday

Bruce Britt's memorial service will be Thursday morning in Columbia.

The memorial for a fallen Columbia firefighter will be held Thursday, February 27.

The service for Lieutenant Bruce Britt will begin at 10 a.m. at The Crossing Church, 3615 Southland Drive in Columbia.

Britt, a 23-year veteran of the fire department, was killed in the line of duty Saturday while helping residents of the University Village apartments evacuate after a walkway collapsed.