Four firefighters are dead after trying to battle a fire that engulfed a Houston motel along a busy expressway. The loss of life is the single worst in the history of the 116-year-old Houston Fire Department.
The fire attack topic is all about fireground operations, from how firefighters assess and approach a working fire to what tactics they use to knock it down. Use this page to find tips on suppression, ventilation, and hose line deployment in different structure types. Or go in close with helmet cam videos.