Rusty Garrett here with the weekend outlook: Sun and clouds both days with lower humidity. High temps are due to only reach the lower 80s. Early mornings in the low to mid 50s.
HOUSTON (July 12, 2014) Hundreds of emergency responders marched in a procession Saturday to honor a veteran Houston firefighter who died this week while battling a house fire.
The procession made its way to a memorial service Saturday morning in The Woodlands for Daniel Groover, 46, who died Wednesday morning when he collapsed after responding to a fire in a vacant two-story house in Kingwood.
Fellow firefighters found him inside the structure on the second floor.
Speakers at the service remembered Groover Saturday as an incredible cook who had a dry-wit sense of humor.
Houston fire investigators, the National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health and a team from the State Fire Marshal's Office are investigating his death.
Groover, a 21-year veteran of the fire department, is survived by his wife and three adult sons.