Tester Statement on Death of Lolo Hotshot

Senator Jon Tester today issued the following statement after Lolo Hotshot Justin Beebe died during firefighting efforts:

“Sharla and I send our deepest condolences to the Beebe family and prayers of safety to those who are bravely fighting wildfires across our nation. Our wildland crews are the best of the best and they courageously suit up and put their lives on the line for our families and communities. As a nation, we are forever grateful for these heroes and stand with all firefighters on this tragic day.”