Gov. Herbert orders flags to remain lowered for San Bernardino victims

SALT LAKE CITY (Dec. 4, 2015) – Gov. Gary R. Herbert has authorized the lowering of the flag of the United States of America and the flag of the state of Utah to continue until Dec. 2, 2015 to honor the victims of the San Bernardino, California attack.

“Jeanette and I join with other Utahns in mourning the tragedy in San Bernardino,” Gov. Herbert said. “We are deeply saddened by this senseless act of violence that has devastated families and friends across the nation.”

The flags will continue to be flown at half-staff until sunset Monday, Dec. 7, 2015. The lowering of the flags will coincide on Monday with Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day.