Thursday, July 31st, 2014

Congressman Gosar Leads House In Moment Of Silence For Fallen Firefighters

Prescott-yarnell-hill-fire-Hot-ShotsUnited States Congressman Paul Gosar of Arizona led the House of Representatives Wednesday in a moment of silence in remembrance of the 19 members of the Granite Mountain Hotshot Fire Crew who sacrificed their lives fighting the Yarnell Hill Fire.

Gosar represents Yarnell in Yavapai County where the fire burned more than 8,000 acres and claimed the lives of 19 elite firefighters. 

As of late Wednesday the fire was reported at 100-percent containment.

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