Arizona holds vigil for firefighting crew

Approximately 3,000 residents in Prescott, Arizona came together to mourn and honour the Granite Mountain Hotshots on Tuesday night. The site of a vigil, a high school football field, was filled with friends, family, fellow city residents and waving candles. After the elite team of firefighters was trapped by a wildfire, 19 members of the firefighting crew died on Sunday.

19 Firefighters Killed By Fast-Moving Wildfire In Arizona

PRESCOTT, AZ - JULY 02: Community supporters hold up lights and candles at the candlelight vigil in honor of the 19 fallen firefighters at Prescott High School on July 2, 2013 in Prescott, Arizona. 19 Granite Mountain Interagency Hotshot Crew firefighters died battling a fast-moving wildfire near Yarnell, AZ on Sunday. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

19 Firefighters Killed By Fast-Moving Wildfire In Arizona

PRESCOTT, AZ - JULY 02: Prescott Fire Marshal Division Chief, Don Devendorf hugs firefighter Brendan McDonough, the lone survivor of the Granite Mountain Hotshot crew, as they leave the candlelight vigil in honor of the 19 fallen firefighters at Prescott High School on July 2, 2013 in Prescott, Arizona. 19 Granite Mountain Interagency Hotshot Crew firefighters died battling a fast-moving wildfire near Yarnell, AZ on Sunday. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

19 Firefighters Killed By Fast-Moving Wildfire In Arizona

PRESCOTT, AZ - JULY 02: Prescott Fire Marshal Division Chief, Don Devendorf wipes tears from his eye as he speaks at the candlelight vigil in honor of the 19 fallen firefighters at Prescott High School on July 2, 2013 in Prescott, Arizona. 19 Granite Mountain Interagency Hotshot Crew firefighters died battling a fast-moving wildfire near Yarnell, AZ on Sunday. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

19 Firefighters Killed By Fast-Moving Wildfire In Arizona

PRESCOTT, AZ - JULY 02: A bagpiper plays "Amazing Grace" at the candlelight vigil in honor of the 19 fallen firefighters at Prescott High School on July 2, 2013 in Prescott, Arizona. 19 Granite Mountain Interagency Hotshot Crew firefighters died battling a fast-moving wildfire near Yarnell, AZ on Sunday. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

19 Firefighters Killed By Fast-Moving Wildfire In Arizona

PRESCOTT, AZ - JULY 02: Community supporters hold up lights and candles at the candlelight vigil in honor of the 19 fallen firefighters at Prescott High School on July 2, 2013 in Prescott, Arizona. 19 Granite Mountain Interagency Hotshot Crew firefighters died battling a fast-moving wildfire near Yarnell, AZ on Sunday. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

19 Firefighters Killed By Fast-Moving Wildfire In Arizona

PRESCOTT, AZ - JULY 02: Community supporters hold up lights and candles at the candlelight vigil in honor of the 19 fallen firefighters at Prescott High School on July 2, 2013 in Prescott, Arizona. 19 Granite Mountain Interagency Hotshot Crew firefighters died battling a fast-moving wildfire near Yarnell, AZ on Sunday. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

19 Firefighters Killed By Fast-Moving Wildfire In Arizona

PRESCOTT, AZ - JULY 02: Community supporters hold up lights and candles at the candlelight vigil in honor of the 19 fallen firefighters at Prescott High School on July 2, 2013 in Prescott, Arizona. 19 Granite Mountain Interagency Hotshot Crew firefighters died battling a fast-moving wildfire near Yarnell, AZ on Sunday. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)