Why will Virginia flags be lowered across the state on Wednesday?

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RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Virginia flags will be lowered across the Commonwealth from dawn until dusk on Wednesday.

The half-staff flags are to mourn former U.S. Sen. and Secretary of the Navy John W. Warner III.

Warner died at the age of 94 on May 25.

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