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No working smoke alarms at Texas fire where nine escaped through heavy fire

By nfpa@jiveon.com A family of nine in Montgomery County, Texas, and their two dogs are safe today after a fire at their home overnight. According to KHOU-TV, five adults and four children under the age of five escaped, along with two dogs. According to a resident, about

Source:: NFPA – Safety Information


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