Houston Fire Department Line of Duty Deaths 5.31.13
Location: Media in Houston is reporting that the memorial service will be held at Reliant Stadium - and that appears to be accurate
Reported Date/time: Media in Houston is reporting that the memorial service will be held on Wednesday, at Reliant Stadium
Contact: AFF Local 341: http://www.local341.org
Agency: HFD: http://www.houstongovnewsroom.org
|Release Date: 06.01.2013|
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Houston Fire Department Line of Duty Deaths - All 4 Member Photos
|The Houston Fire Department is saddened and deeply regrets to list the following members who gave the ultimate sacrifice from a fire in Southwest Houston yesterday afternoon.|
Captain EMT Matthew Renaud (35) of Station 51. He began his career with the Houston Fire Department in October of 2001.
Engineer Operator EMT Robert Bebee (41) of Station 51. He began his career with the Houston Fire Department in August of 2001.
Firefighter EMT Robert Garner (29) of Station 68. He began his career with the Houston Fire Department in October of 2010.
Probationary Firefighter Anne Sullivan (24) of Station 68. She graduated from Houston Fire Department Academy this past April and was assigned to Fire Station 68.
Our deepest thoughts and prayers are with not only those friends and family of those who gave the ultimate sacrifice today but also those who were injured and all members of our department.
Injuries: Of the HFD Firefighters still hospitalized from the fire and "catastrophic" collapse, the most critical is Captain William Dowling from Engine 68. He is listed in critical condition in the ICU burns unit. Reports are that both of his legs have now been amputated.
Additionally, the injured Firefighters who reportedly remain in the hospital are:
-Engineer Operator Anthony Livesay - Rescue 42
-Firefighter EMT Robert Yarbrough - Rescue 42
-Firefighter EMT Foster Santos - Rescue 11
-Engineer Operator/Paramedic Marcus Hernandez - Medic 3
Updates here at HFD / IAFF Local 341 http://www.local341.org Facebook https://www.facebook.com/IAFF341 and twitter @FirefightersHOU