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Houston Fire Department
600 Jefferson, 7th FL
Houston, Texas 77002
Chief: Terry Garrison
The Houston Fire Department responded to a structure fire. While battling the blaze, the roof of the motel collapsed, trapping the firefighters in burning debris. All four firefighters perished.
Fatality status is provisional and may change as USFA contacts State Fire Marshals to verify
fatality incident information.
|Incident Date:||May 31, 2013 12:07|
|Date of Death:||May 31, 2013|
|Cause of Death:||Collapse|
|Nature of Death:||Crushed|
|Activity Type:||Advance Hose Lines/Fire Attack (includes Wildland)|
|Duty Type:||On-Scene Fire|
|Fixed Property Use:||Industry|