19 firefighters killed in ‘perfect storm’ Arizona fire, only one survived from fire crew

Nineteen firefighters were killed while battling a central Arizona wildfire that was sparked by lightning Friday and grew quickly Sunday. Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer confirmed Sunday night that the 19 had perished outside Prescott, Arizona. They were a fire crew, highly specialized wildfire teams that work under especially brutal conditions. “This is as dark a … Continue reading 19 firefighters killed in ‘perfect storm’ Arizona fire, only one survived from fire crew