Yarnell Hill Fire
- 200 firefighters, 3 Type 1 crews, 2 Type 3 crews, 4 engines and several air tankers.
- 2,000 acres
YARNELL, Ariz. -- Nineteen firefighters have died while battling the Yarnell Hill Fire northwest of the Valley.
An Arizona forestry official confirmed to the Associated Press that 19 members of the Granite Mountain Hotshots died while battling the blaze.
The Yarnell Hill Fire started Friday night, and is 1,300 acres in size.