Deadliest wildfires for firefighters

Published: Jul 01 2013 02:08:31 PM EDT   Updated On: Oct 08 2014 10:03:52 AM EDT

An air tanker pilot is dead after crashing while fighting a wildfire in Yosemite National Park. Take a look at the most deadly wildland fires for firefighters.

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An air tanker pilot is dead after crashing while fighting a wildfire in Yosemite National Park. Take a look at the most deadly wildland fires for firefighters.

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