Only a short time ago, Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings called the widow of firefighter Stan Wilson to offer his condolences and promise change in the city’s Fire and Rescue Department.
“Do the right thing.” That’s the message Jenny Wilson is sending to the Dallas Fire Department. “Let us know what happened.” It’s been more than 14 months since her husband, Stan Wilson, a veteran Dallas Firefighter, died battling a North Dallas apartment fire.
Stan Wilson was a fireman. He happened to work in Dallas. Wilson died in the line of duty. He and four other Dallas firefighters entered a burning apartment complex in search of saving lives. WIlson’s widow sat down and talked with CBS 11 News.
Behind the smoke… behind the fire… there was confusion, flawed communications and a sense that things were getting out of control.
An early morning head-on collision in Collin County has left one woman dead and a Plano firefighter in critical condition.
Officials have just confirmed that a North Texas firefighter was killed in the West Fertilizer Plant explosion.
People around the world are buying t-shirts benefiting the families of the firefighters killed and injured earlier this month in a fire in Bryan. T-shirts went on sale last Friday and the proceeds have a very specific purpose.
Most of the Dallas Fire-Rescue department attended Lt. Todd Krodle’s funeral today.