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Air Tanker Crashed Fighting Yosemite Wildfire; Pilot Killed

By George Hatcher

An air tanker, belonging to California Fire Department, crashed while fighting the Dog Rock Fire near Arch Rock in Yosemite National Park, northern California, on October 7. The Cal fire department confirmed that the single-seater S-2T aircraft went down at around 4:26 p.m. near an entrance to the Yosemite National Park. The pilot of... »

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