As many as 40,000 individuals including law and emergency personnel from around the state of Texas as well as the general public, packed Reliant Stadium on Wednesday to honor four courageous and heroic fallen HFD firefighters.
Officials have released additional details about Wednesday’s public memorial for four Houston Fire Department firefighters who were killed battling a building blaze last Friday.
As the city of Houston prepares to say goodbye to the four fallen firefighters who lost their lives battling a building blaze last Friday, CBS Houston has learned of a way in which you can help their families directly.
This week the city of Houston will have the opportunity to say goodbye to four firefighters killed in the line of duty last week.
Reports indicate that a Houston firefighter was hurt after an SUV driven by a former NFL player crashed into the back of a firetruck in southwest Houston.
On Sunday, the bodies of four fallen HFD firefighters were transported to funeral homes. The four firefighters were killed battling a blaze at a building located on the Southwest Freeway.
As the Houston Fire Department and the city of Houston continue to mourn the loss of our four firefighters from the five-alarm fire in Southwest Houston Friday, officials released updated information Saturday.
The names of the fallen HFD firefighters were released late Friday evening. Four firefighters perished after fighting a five-alarm blaze Friday afternoon.