The Houston Fire Department responded to a building fire in West Houston. On arrival, fire crews found visible smoke and flames coming from an equipment room of that structure. During the fire attack, one victim was discovered to have been trapped in the structure. Firefighters had to breach a brick wall to remove the victim. During the rescue one firefighter sustained a significant injury to one eye. Details of the incident, resulting in the injury, are under investigation by the Houston Police Department. Both the victim and the firefighter were transported to nearby hospital. The firefighter is currently in stable condition, while the fire victim is being treated for smoke inhalation. The Houston Fire Department is not releasing the firefighter’s name at this time.