Arizona — The lives of 19 firefighters were ended Sunday in the blazing Yarnell Fire near Prescott. The tragic loss is a stark reminder of the danger involved in fighting wildfires and the importance that all citizens do their part as well to minimize the risk of fires in our dry state of Arizona.
Currently there are a number of fires burning throughout Arizona. Here is a summary, according to data released by the various agencies responding and overseeing the wildfire suppressions.
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