KHOU 11 News obtains 1st report on deadly Southwest Inn fire that killed 4 Houston firefighters

HOUSTON – An internal Houston Fire Department report makes numerous safety recommendations following the deadliest day in HFD history.


REPORT: Complete report on Southwest Inn fire

KHOU 11 News has obtained a copy of the first report on the tragedy. It has not yet been released by fire officials, but we've confirmed it has been shown to the fallen firefighters' families.

The report details and examines the tactics, communication, technology, planning and training of those involved with fighting the fire on May 31, 2013.

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