Roswell's longtime Fire Chief Ricky Burnette is now COVID-19 free after being placed on a ventilator in the ICU.
Retired Fire Chief Ricky Spencer wrote on Facebook Aug. 13 that Burnette is in critical condition and on a ventilator. More than a month later, Spencer announced on Facebook that Burnette's most recent COVID-19 test came back negative.
The Roswell community is asking for prayers as Fire Chief Ricky Burnette is fighting for his…
"It was so good to hear his voice, when he answered the phone, a calm came over me, it was a great day for me," Spencer wrote. "We talked for a few minutes and I could tell he really wanted to talk but I could hear in his voice he was tired."
Burnette is waiting to start rehabilitation to get him back on his feet. Spencer is asking for continued prayers for Burnette.