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This morning and let's go to this morning it's unbelievably sad story this is as -- tributes.
Begin to poor man and the nation mourns the loss of nineteen.
Killed battling a massive wildfire.
That was out of control in Arizona that fire had already destroyed hundreds of homes it's still burning today.
And remains out of control after the loss of these firefighters and you start to end the stories of these families the widow.
Of the 29 year old Andrew ash craft he was a father of four little children.
And she is already able to speak out about her husband's bravery and his devotion.
Investors and man.
Keeping you up all the thank you -- and -- and equity in advance handling.
Will car is live in congress Arizona well as you search to learn.
They are truly heartbreaking this morning.
The drive Martha overwhelming grief there's really struck this community last night they actually had a public memorial hundreds of people showed up to pay their respects.
But the same time we started to learn a lot more about these guys the nineteen members of the granite mountain hot shots the elite unit.
The majority were pretty young many were in their twenties there were several Marines on the crew.
Three actually had babies on the way.
We heard from Kevin -- Jack's sister won't judge is 41 years old -- a third generation firefighter his father currently works for the Los Angeles fire department.
Here's what exists -- patents that.
My parents lost a son -- -- they lost his best friend.
And I lost my guardian Angel and has never going to be forgotten.
Whenever kids stay here more -- smiled and.
So all the families continue to more the firefighters are heading back up to the frontlines today I can tell you the conditions are not great it's getting very windy very early there are thunderstorms in the area thunderstorms in the enlightening and that's really about us.
The last thing that anybody wants to see right now.
-- that's when the ethos of what started this fire originally these families are just incredible so.
Articulate and hard -- in the middle of what must be shock and grief for them and they want to know ultimately.
They will want to know I imagine down the road what happened out there when all of this came down what's the latest on -- investigation while.
All you that's right there -- so many questions right now I can tell you they have launched a full investigation into exactly what happened really more questions than answers at this what I mean these guys.
We're the best of the best they're the ones who would actually go into places other firefighters couldn't and they do this quite we're equally there were actually just -- New Mexico fighting another fire so.
What went so tragically wrong here they'll take a little bit longer to find out but certainly.
The families want those answers.
Well thank you boy what.
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