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Old 01 June 2013, 02:39 AM
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Icon06 4 Houston firefighters die

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Four firefighters died in a five-alarm blaze that broke out at a restaurant Friday afternoon, according to the mayor's office.

An arson explosive task force was assigned to the investigation at the scene of the fire, said Franceska Perot, spokeswoman for the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.

The Fire Department released a statement on Friday evening identifying the fallen firefighters: Matthew Renaud, 35; Robert Bebee, 41; Robert Garner, 29; and Anne Sullivan, 24, a recent graduate of the department's training academy.
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Worst tragedy in the history of the Houston FD. Very sad.
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My hear goes out to their families and the community
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On the Dallas news yesterday: the memorial service is today. 49 firefighters from Fort Worth and 159 from Dallas are going to Houston to fill in for the Houston firefighters so that they may attend the services.
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On the Dallas news yesterday: the memorial service is today. 49 firefighters from Fort Worth and 159 from Dallas are going to Houston to fill in for the Houston firefighters so that they may attend the services.
Thanks for the reminder- watching it on nbcdfw now
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