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Fallen Firefighters Share Funeral Service

Posted March 13, 2008 4:09 p.m. EDT

— Mourners packed Catawba College in Salisbury Thursday to remember two firefighters killed in the line of duty last week.

Justin Monroe, 19, and Victor Isler, 40, died from injuries suffered while trying to contain the fire at Salisbury Millworks March 7.

Hundreds paid their respects at the joint funeral.

Investigators have identified the origin of the fire, but have not yet determined a cause.