VIDEO: Heat Presents Special Challenges For Firefighters

When you think hot jobs, temperature-wise, roofers and TXDOT workers immediately come to mind.

And then - there are our firemen.

In temperatures over 100 degrees, they don heavy suits and rush towards the flames to try and save property and lives.

Today KLTV 7 photojournalist Lynn Mitchell found some of the east Texas heros doing what they do best.