PORTERVILLE, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) — Fire officials are holding a press conference Thursday following a procession for the second firefighter killed in Tuesday’s deadly Porterville Public Library fire.
The procession for Patrick Jones’ remains to the coroner’s office. left the library site at around 6:20 a.m. for the Tulare County Coroner’s Office in Tulare, according to the Porterville Fire Department.
Jones’ remains were found Wednesday evening within the library building. He was 25.
Thirty-five-year-old Fire Capt. Raymond Figueroa also died in the fire.
The incident remains under investigation.