• This undated photo provided by the Zbyszewski family, shows Tom Zbyszewski at an unknown location. Zbyszewski, was one of three firefighters killed battling wildfires in Washington State Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015. Zbyszewski, Andrew Zajac, 26, and Richard Wheeler, 31, died when, authorities said the men's vehicle crashed and flames rolled over them before they could escape, near the north-central town of Twisp, Wash. (Courtesy Zbyszewski family via AP)

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  • Jackson Hotshots' firefighters, from Jackson, Miss., stand with hands and helmets over their hearts as they watch a motorcade carrying the bodies of firefighters killed a day earlier while fighting a wildfire drive past Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015, in Twisp, Wash. Authorities say three firefighters died after their vehicle crashed and was apparently caught by a "hellstorm" of flames as they battled a blaze in Washington state. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

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