Capt. Tommy Searcy has died, according to a statement posted online on September. 8, 2020.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.,
Rest In Peace Hero! Houston Fire Department Capt. Tommy Searcy died Tuesday after being hospitalized with COVID-19. Searcy, 45, was an 18-year veteran with HFD and served as captain at Station 67. https://t.co/1UgON5FR1R
— True Blue Warriors (@TruBluWarriors) September 8, 2020
Cause of Death.
We have no information at the moment on of caused death . This post will be updated as soon as we have that information.
The following are some tributes posted on social media to honor the life and the legacy of the deceased.
It is my sad duty to announce that 18 year veteran @HoustonFire Capt Tommy Searcy has passed from COVID-19 complications
We mourn the loss of a most outstanding fire officers, selfless teammate & tireless public servants
Pray for his family as they grieve his passing 🙏🏽 https://t.co/0grcR6qy1z
— Chief Samuel Peña (@FireChiefofHFD) September 8, 2020
REST IN PEACE | HFD Capt. Tommy Searcy, 45, has passed away. Capt. Searcy served with HFD for 18 years and is the third firefighter to die from complications with COVID-19. Our condolences to his family, friends and the crew of Station 67. Keep them in your thoughts and prayers. pic.twitter.com/7Pwe335Olv
— KHOU 11 News Houston (@KHOU) September 8, 2020
Ryan lee wrote
An update on Captain Searcy from his brother, Tommy’s white blood cell count went up drastically. The Dr’s are worried about his Blood pressure. They are not sure if they can find the the infection. The Dr. wants us to go to the hospital. Prayers are needed. Thank you.