We regret to pass on that a Firefighter was killed in the Line of Duty while operating at a major wind driven wildfires that tore through southern Alberta (Canada) last night.
34 year old Cyrpress County Firefighter James Hargrave, with the Walsh Fire Station, was killed in a crash between a fire tanker being driven by FF Hargrave and a pickup truck. He leaves behind his wife and several children. Our condolences to all-Rest in Peace.
Just across the border in Saskatchewan several Firefighters were also injured fighting wildfires in the southwestern part of the province.
Back here in the USA, 6 Firefighters were injured fighting fires in the Santa Cruz mountains of California.