Indianola firefighter collapsed hours after fighting fire
INDIANOLA, Nebraska – A Nebraska family, fire department, and community will gather this weekend to mourn the loss of a volunteer firefighter.
KLKN-TV reports that Firefighter Donny Lepper collapsed hours after fighting a grass fire on Saturday morning near Indianola.
Lepper, a 23-year veteran of the fire department, was known by everyone in the community.
A funeral has been scheduled for Saturday, February 29, at 10:30 a.m. More details are provided by the Nebraska Serious Injury and Line of Duty Death Response Team.