Honoring a hero: Procession for fallen Clinton firefighter planned for Sunday afternoon

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CLINTON, Iowa (KWQC) - 01/11/2019 UPDATE:

Coverage of the memorial services will take place over the weekend for fallen firefighter, Lt. Eric Hosette.

The Funeral Procession route has been released and you can find that attached to this story.

The seating guide has also been released which you can also find attached.

TV6 will provide live coverage throughout the event.

ORIGINAL (January 6th):

The state of Iowa is showing its support for fallen Clinton firefighter Lt. Eric Hosette.

A procession carrying the fallen hero is set to depart Ankeny at 1:00 Sunday and will travel I-80 back to Clinton.

Fire departments across Iowa will line bridges across the state as Lt. Hosette's body is transported back to Clinton. The Clinton fire department posted on Facebook its department would line 3rd Avenue South from 3rd to 4th Street.

TV6 has several crews in place to cover the procession and will have live coverage on our KWQC Facebook page.