Gov. Abbott says flags in Lubbock shall immediately be lowered to half-staff in honor of the life and public service of Lubbock Fire Rescue Lieutenant Eric Hill and Lubbock Police Office Nicholas Reyna, who were both killed in the line of duty while responding to a call. 

Flags may remain at half-staff until sunset on Sunday, January 19. Flags should return to full-staff the following day. 

Attached is the official letter sent by the governor Tuesday: