YOUNGWOOD, Pa. - There was a massive show of support on Thursday at the funeral for a firefighter who died while searching for a missing woman.
Edwin Lance Wentzel died Saturday in North Versailles after he was hit by a train. Wentzel worked as a volunteer firefighter in Youngwood.
Hundreds of people and more than 200 fire trucks were part of the procession before the funeral at Westmoreland County Community College.
Wentzel had been a member of the Youngwood Volunteer Fire Department since 1979. He was named Firefighter of the Year in 2012.
He was a husband, father and grandfather.
On Wednesday night, more than 100 firefighters paid their respects at McCauly Funeral home.
Funeral services held for firefighter killed while looking for missing woman
Metro Atlanta man set to cash in on extremely rare baseball card
Third Hernandez suicide note addressed to inmate, lawyer says
Todd Chrisley and his wife owe the state nearly $800,000, documents say
Man trying to find owner of black and white pictures found in St.…