LODD: Firefighter Josh Smith, 25, of La Crosse VFD (VA) Dies Responding to a Fire Call

Mecklenberg County, VA firefighters are grieving the loss of one of their own. Josh Smith, 25, died in a single vehicle wreck while responding to a call on Saturday afternoon. Smith was a firefighter with the La Crosse Volunteer Fire Department. 

Funeral arrangements will be posted when available.

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MECKLENBURG COUNTY, Va. (WTVR) — Firefighters in Mecklenburg County are remembering one of their own who was killed in the line of duty this weekend.

Twenty-five-year-old Josh Smith, a volunteer firefighter for the La Crosse Volunteer Fire Department, died in a single-car accident on Rocky Branch Road as he was responding to a fire call Saturday afternoon.

“Since day one, he was a dedicated volunteer, ” La Crosse Volunteer Fire Department Chief Mike Clark told CBS 6 senior reporter Wayne Covil.