Odessa Fire Rescue holding Mental Health Awareness Event

(William Malm/CBS 7)

ODESSA, Tx. (KOSA) -- Odessa Fire Rescue is inviting the public to join them in bringing awareness to Mental Health.

On Friday, May 17 at 7:30 p.m. Fire and EMS units across the city will turn on their emergency lights for one minute and then will have a moment of radio silence to show support for those who have lost loved ones.

OFR asks for members of the public to light candles to remember their loved ones who have dealt with mental health issues.

Candles will be provided to the public. The event is scheduled to last until 8:30 p.m.