By Bill Carey
4 February 2023
Updated 8 February: A GoFundMe has been created for Firefighter Donavin Apiag and his family.
HOUSTON – A Houston firefighter has been hospitalized after falling through a roof during an apartment fire on Saturday, according to a statement by the firefighters’ union.
The Houston Professional Fire Fighters Association posted to Facebook and Twitter that a firefighter fell through the roof during a two-alarm apartment fire.
The unidentified firefighter was transported to Memorial Hermann Hospital with second and third-degree burns. He was last listed in stable condition.
KHOU posted bystander video of the fire. No other details were released.
Photo courtesy of KHOU, YouTube/Storm Chaser Houston Pastor JaimeG.