Governor Corbett orders state flags at Capitol Complex and in Philadelphia County to fly at half-staff to honor Philadelphia Fire Department captain

HARRISBURG ­- Governor Tom Corbett today ordered all Pennsylvania flags in the Capitol Complex and at commonwealth facilities in Philadelphia County to fly at half-staff on Monday, April 8, to honor Philadelphia Fire Department Captain Michael R. Goodwin, Sr.

Goodwin, 53, of Philadelphia, died in the line of duty on April 6, 2013.

State flags shall remain at half-staff until sundown on Wednesday, April 10, the day of Goodwin's burial.

All Pennsylvanians are invited to join in this tribute.

Article submitted by Pennsylvania Office of the Governor