Firefighters to Canvass Neighborhood of Recent Tragic Fire

Firefighters to Canvass Apartment Complex of Recent Tragic Fire, TODAY
WHAT:
Houston Firefighters will walk the apartment complex of recent tragic fires with safety literature and talk with residents about the importance of working smoke detectors, home escape plans and fire prevention.
WHEN:
Today, January 11, 2019 starting at 10 a.m.
WHERE:
10550 S. Post Oak, 77035
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
Just past 11:30 p.m. last night, January 10, 2019 (corrected), firefighters responded to an apartment fire and found smoke coming from the back of an apartment building. They made an offensive attack and conducted a primary search. A victim was found and taken to waiting EMS crews. The resident was transported to the hospital where he was pronounced deceased. HFD Arson investigators are investigating the cause and origin. The American Red Cross was contacted to assist the remaining residents.

Contact:
hfdnewsroom@houstontx.gov (mailto:hfdnewsroom@houstontx.gov)

*Onsite point of contact – Firefighter/HFD Liaison Al Bennett at 832-754-6222.

You May Also Like

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *