56-year-old Curtis Reissig says he swung down to a lower balcony because he knew is life was in danger.
Houston Fire Department officials continue their investigation of an apartment fire that began Monday evening.
Officials believe that a heater may have caused a fire at an apartment complex Sunday night. According to reports, the blaze started at the apartments on Pinemont near Reno in northwest Houston just after 11 p.m.
A fire in northwest Houston sent a resident and a firefighter to the hospital early Thursday morning.
According to a statement released Wednesday, investigators with the Houston Fire Department believe that an apartment fire may have been intentionally set by an arsonist.