Today marks 15 years since 2 Noonday volunteer firefighters killed in house fire
NOONDAY, Texas (KLTV) - Wednesday marks 15 years since two East Texas volunteer firemen died while fighting a house fire.
It was August 3, 2007. 42-year-old Captain Kevin Williams and 19-year-old firefighter Austin Cheek were relieving an interior attack team inside a house when the fire became too much.
It was the first time in Smith County’s history that a volunteer firefighter had been killed in the line of duty.
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