SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) Joe Thurston, 32, Cedar City native was one of the nineteen hotshot firefighters killed while battling the Yarnell Hill fire in Arizona.
Joe Thurston of Cedar City left behind two children and his wife Marsena, when he and eighteen of his Granite Mountain Hotshot Comrades died June 30 in the Yarnell Hill fire.
Now a website has been set up in his honor, and it has a place to make a donation to the young family.
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