Portable shelters couldn't save 19 Arizona firefighters; 'As dark a day as I can remember'

  • by: FELICIA FONSECA , Associated Press
  • Updated: July 2, 2013 - 9:17 AM

PRESCOTT, Ariz. — In a heartbreaking sight, a long line of vans from a coroner's office carried the bodies of 19 elite firefighters out of the tiny mountain town of Yarnell on Monday, as the wind-driven wildfire that claimed the men's lives burned out of control.

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