Webster County Fire Departments mourn loss of one of their own

WEBSTER CO., Ind. (WFIE) – Several fire departments and firefighters are showing their support after a fellow firefighter passed away.

Officials with Dixon Fire say Justin Oates has had some health issues and passed away Thursday night at the hospital.

They say Oates was also a firefighter with Wheatcroft Fire Department.

Many social media page images have been changed to a firefighter’s shield with Oates’ name

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