Wesley Legg was not on duty when he died in a late October blaze. The 39-year-old served as a volunteer with the Hardin Fire District.

A blaze broke out in the rural Hardin area on Saturday, the 26th of October. Legg’s body was found in the remains of a home later that day, and he was pronounced dead at the scene.

He was laid to rest the next weekend. Legg is survived by his wife and daugher.

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Rural Blaze Kills Firefigher