Groundbreaking held for state firefighter memorial

A groundbreaking ceremony was held at the State Capitol Friday, for a memorial honoring Arizona's fallen firefighters.

The memorial will be installed at Wesley Bolin Plaza. 

It will feature life size bronze statues and a wall listing the names of fallen firefighters, paramedics, and forest service personnel killed in the line of duty.

Over 105 firefighters, paramedics, and forest personnel have been killed while on duty since 1902.
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