Firefighters remember fallen colleague

April 20, 2008 8:18:38 PM PDT
Firefighters gathered Sunday night to remember one of their own who died in a motorcycle crash. A viewing was held for Mickey Pate, 49, in west Houston. The veteran Houston firefighter was traveling on Eldridge Parkway Thursday morning when his bike hit the back of a taco truck.

An oncoming car then struck and killed him. His colleagues described Pate as a good fireman who was well-liked in the department.

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