Sad news, 24-year-old Demetrius Johnson is a true father, he tragically died trying to save his 3-year-old son from a raging house fire, after he had rescued his fiancee and two other children. Click continue to read more….
Demetrius Johnson woke his entire family up after he smelled smoke early Friday morning, helping his fiancee Tempest Thomas, and children Treasure Brighorn, 8, and 15-month-old Demaris Johnson out of the house.
That’s when Johnson realized Demetrius Jr was still inside the first-floor apartment. He broke a window to let out smoke before running back inside the home engulfed in flames.
‘Tempest told Demetrius, “Don’t go back in there, it’s too bad,”‘ William Johnson, Demetrius’ brother, told Buffalo News.
My brother said, “I’m not going to let my son die.'”
A 49-year-old man who lived in the apartment upstairs was also killed in the fire. He has not been identified.
Johnson’s daughter Treasure suffered severe burns to 90 percent of her body and is in critical condition at the Shriner’s Hospital for Children in Cincinnati, Ohio.