Federal Team Helping Texas As 2nd Firefighter Dies

Federal team joins battle to control large Texas wildfire as 2nd firefighter dies

Smoke rises from an uncontrolled wildfire burning near Possum Kingdom, Texas, Tuesday, April 19, 2011. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

Federal team joins battle to control large Texas wildfire as 2nd firefighter diesFederal firefighters and officials from several U.S. agencies joined the fight against a massive wildfire burning 70 miles west of Fort Worth on Wednesday, the same day a Texas firefighter died from injuries suffered while battling a blaze earlier this month.

The fire at Possum Kingdom Lake is among several that have scorched about 1 million acres across bone-dry Texas in the past..

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