Tester Statement on the Death of Missoula Firefighter Trenton Johnson

(U.S. Senate) – U.S. Senator Jon Tester today issued the following statement after Missoula firefighter Trenton M. Johnson was killed in the line of duty:

“This is a tragic day for Missoula and all of Montana as we mourn the loss of firefighter Trenton Johnson. His bravery and sacrifice will not be forgotten. This is a sobering reminder that every day firefighters put their lives on the line to protect ours. Sharla and I send our thoughts to Mr. Johnson’s family and friends, and we pray for comfort and healing during this difficult time.”