Funeral held for firefighter killed in truck accident

DORCHESTER COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - Friends and family said their final farewells to a man who dedicated his life to protecting and serving others.

Summerville firefighter Ross Reeves was laid to rest in St. George on Thursday.

The 23 year old had joined the fire department last September. Reeves died Tuesday morning on Wire Road in Dorchester County.

The highway patrol says a truck Reeves was driving ran off the road, hitting some trees before flipping over.

Reeves was buried with full departmental honors.

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