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Arizona / Wildfire / Firefighters' Death #1047298

CNN Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 02, 2013
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The ongoing battle in Arizona with the Yarnell wildfire that claimed the lives of 19 hotshot firefighters updated; scenes shown.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Arizona: Kyung Lah) The feelings of Brendan McDonough†, the sole survivor of the 20 Granite Mountain Hotshots who was a lookout for the rest of the crew, discussed; scenes shown from the memorial site [US Forest Service safety supervisor Reggie DAY†- talks about McDonough.] A statement from McDonough quoted. The status of the actual fire: zero contained--noted.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Report introduced.

(Prescott, Arizona: Gary Tuchman) The backgrounds of two of the 19 firefighters who died examined; photos shown of Robert Caldwell and Grant McKee. [Widow Claire CALDWELL - speaks about her husband.] [Aunt Laurie McKEE, grandmother Mae HOFFMAN†- talk about Robert and Grant.]

Cooper, Anderson;
Lah, Kyung;
Tuchman, Gary

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