Fast-moving Arizona wildfire leaves 19 firefighters dead, destroys more than 200 homes

  • Article by: JACQUES BILLEAUD , Associated Press
  • Updated: July 1, 2013 - 1:50 AM

YARNELL, Ariz. — Gusty, hot winds blew an Arizona blaze out of control Sunday in a forest northwest of Phoenix, overtaking and killing 19 members of an elite fire crew in the deadliest wildfire involving firefighters in the U.S. for at least 30 years.

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