Firefighters to Canvass Neighborhood of Recent Tragic Fire – Houston TX News

Firefighters to Canvass Neighborhood of Recent Tragic Fire

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** City of Houston ———————————————————— ———————————————————— HOUSTON FIRE DEPARTMENT Media Alert FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: 06/03/2020 View this email in your browser (mailchi.mp/houstontx/firefighters-to-canvass-neighborhoods-of-recent-tragic-fires-322088?e=837d2e2090) Firefighters to Canvass Neighborhood of Recent Tragic Fire, TODAY WHAT: Houston Firefighters will walk the neighborhood of a recent tragic fire with safety literature and talk with residents about the importance of working smoke detectors, home escape plans and fire prevention. WHEN: Today, June 3, 2020 starting at 10 a.m. WHERE: 5200 block of Noble, 77020 ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
Yesterday, June 2, 2020, HFD was dispatched to a house fire at 11:17 a.m.Initial crews arrived on scene within 5 minutes and rescue saws were used to penetrate both a locked gate and burglar bars. Upon making entry, crews battled through heavy smoke and fire and started primary search when the fatality victim was discovered. Primary search was complete and fire was extinguished quickly. Houston Arson Bureau along with HPD were on location investigating.
Contact: hfdnewsroom@houstontx.gov (mailto:hfdnewsroom@houstontx.gov)
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