Injured firefighter: Wildfire ‘stood up and made a huge run … flames were licking under my face’
SEATTLE, Wash. -- A firefighter is recovering at Harborview Medical Center after getting severe burns on his body while fighting wildfires in the state. Brett Read is many things. He is a husband. He is a father. He’s also a firefighter. He had risked his life to protect others for seven years. Recently, that risk of losing his life was closer than he’s ever experienced.