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Granite Mountain Hotshots Memorial Placed at Location Where 19 Firefighters Died

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The other memorial is at State Route 89 and Hays Ranch Road in Peeples Valley -- which where shuttles to the overlook will leave from.


Fire officials say there won't be any more updates on the Yarnell Hill fire "unless conditions change drastically."

The fire has been at 90 percent containment for a few days now.

In addition to the 19 firefighters killed, 114 structures were destroyed in the blaze.

On Tuesday, a memorial service for the 19 firefighters was held.

(Click over to the next page to see information from the memorial service.)

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