Nineteen firefighters were killed when a windblown wildfire overcame them.
Quoted from Arizona wildfire ‘Hotshots’ mourned on Yahoo! News – Latest News & Headlines
Wildfires are burning throughout Arizona, even with monsoon moisture that continues to move across the state. As of August 8, there are a total of 12 active wildfires across our state, according Arizona munity Action Association is now Wildfire. We believe it is time to ignite lasting change to stop poverty before it starts. 's online source for real-time emergency updates, preparedness and hazard information. Tags: wildfire, news, arizona, interagency, Yarnell Hill Fire - Wikipedia The Yarnell Hill Fire was a near Yarnell, , ignited by lightning on June 28, 2013. On June 30, it overran and killed 19 City of Prescott firefighters, members of the Granite Mountain Hotshots. Visit the post for more. Coconino National Forest leadership has issued a temporary closure order for public safety for the Coldwater Fire area where interior pockets of unburned fuel will continue to have fire