Heartbreaking. As Twitchy reported, 19 firefighters were killed Sunday while battling the deadly Yarnell Fire southwest of Prescott, Arizona.

Twitter was flooded with tributes honoring the brave Granite Mountain Hotshot Crew and that continues Monday morning.


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.

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.


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  • CatHerder

    God bless those who face danger every day for their fellows’ sake.

  • Infinite_Indeterminism

    God rest their brave souls.

  • eaglechick

    May God receive their souls in Heaven..Pray for those loved ones left behind..Pray for safety for those still on the line.

  • TsT

    Hero’s one an all imo . Where is Barry ?

    • mickeyco

      I could care less where Barry is. If he spoke, he’d make it all about himself anyway.

  • John Rebori

    I recall the pain and sadness here when we lost so many Firefighters that awful day. My heart goes out to the people and other Firefighters of Prescott.

  • mickeyco

    My heart is just broken for the families and friends of these brave, brave men. God help them through this crisis.