Victoria Fire Department promotes two officers

Officers with the Victoria Fire Department were promoted Tuesday.They are, from left, Capt. Kevin Allen, Lt. Emilio Reyes and Victoria Fire Chief Taner Drake.

The Victoria Fire Department celebrated the promotion of two firefighters, Kevin Allen and Emilio Reyes.

Allen, who joined the department in February 2003, was promoted to captain. His role will be Emergency Medical Services supervisor.

Reyes joined the fire department in November 2007 and was promoted to lieutenant.