A Firefighter Has Died Battling the El Dorado Fire in the Yucaipa Area

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By KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO
A firefighter has died battling the El Dorado wildfire in the Yucaipa area.
 
This is the fire triggered by a firework set off during a gender reveal party.
 
San Bernardino National Forest spokesman Zach Behrens tells KNX the name of the firefighter who died Thursday is being withheld until the next of kin are notified:
 
A search was launched last night for the missing firefighter after a flare-up of the fire in the Seven Oaks/Pinezanita area.
 
Forest Service says the body of the firefighter was found Thursday night.
 
The fire has burned more than 19,000 acres and is 66 percent contained.
 
Cal Fire has said criminal charges could be brought against the hosts of the gender reveal party that triggered the blaze.