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Apopka funeral procession honors fallen firefighter Austin Duran

APOPKA, Fla. — The Apopka Fire Department held a funeral procession honoring firefighter Austin Duran on Saturday.

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His casket was carried in the processional on a fire truck along the route on South Orange Blossom Trail.

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Duran died last week after suffering from an on-the-job injury.

Out of respect for the Duran family, the media was asked to not cover the event inside.

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The Apopka Fire Department said it appreciates the outpouring of support for the passing of one of its own.

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