Massive Fire In Houston Leaves Four Firefighters Dead

Five-alarm blaze at a motel claims the lives of four of Houston’s bravest, injures twelve others.

2. A fire that broke out Friday at a Southwest Inn in Houston, TX has killed four firefighters and injured 12 others, the Houston Mayor’s office and Houston Hospital confirm.

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4. HFD were seen draping an America flag over one of the bodies found in the rubble

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5. These are the first Houston Fire Department fatalities since 2009. It is the deadliest blaze in the 118 year history of the department.

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