Nightly News   |  July 07, 2013

Arizona firefighters honored during procession

The bodies of the 19 firefighters who died recently battling a fast-moving wildfire were transported home to Prescott, Arizona on Sunday. NBC’s Lester Holt reports.

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>>> a solemn process began today for the 19 fallen firefighters who lost their lives in center arizona. their remains are being transported from phoenix to prescott where they'll be memorialized on tuesday. they belonged to the skilled fire suppression team known as the granite mountain hot shots.