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Firefighters rescue deer fawns from fire

Posted July 3

— Firefighters wear many hats while battling wildfires.

We caught some firefighters in action at the Goodwin Fire rescuing a pair of tiny four-legged friends.

While battling the Goodwin Fire Friday evening, the Flagstaff Hotshots found two deer fawns in danger from the fast-moving flames.

It's hard to see in the midst of the smoke and flames, but this video from n this video from the U.S. Forest Service - Prescott National Forest shows the firefighters cradling the fawns in their arms as they head to safety.

The Hotshots transferred the babies to a nearby unaffected habitat to be reunited with their mother.

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