(@lefrench) July 01, 2013
Heartbreaking. As Twitchy reported, 19 firefighters were killed Sunday while battling the deadly Yarnell Fire southwest of Prescott, Arizona.
"They died heroes and we'll miss them. We love them." Wife of fallen firefighter, Juliann Ashcraft, mother of 4—
Rebekah L. Sanders (@RebekahLSanders) July 01, 2013
Twitter was flooded with tributes honoring the brave Granite Mountain Hotshot Crew and that continues Monday morning.
My thoughts go out to the Prescott, AZ fire department and the brave first responders that lost their lives in the Yarnell Hill Fire.—
MikeT (@Photosphere5) July 01, 2013
The community comes together:
God bless our fallen heroes. Our thoughts and prayers continue to be with their loved ones in this time of devastating grief.
Heavy hearts for the families and friends of the firefighters tragically lost in the line of duty in Arizona. Keep them in your prayers.—
Senator Ted Cruz (@SenTedCruz) July 01, 2013
Our thoughts and prayers also continue to be with the community in this time of tragedy. The fire continues to blaze and it is being reported that it is still 0% contained.