GARDEN VALLEY — As seven firefighter recruits rushed to deploy emergency fire shelters with an imaginary wall of flames bearing down on them, crew boss Jacob Buzzard reminded everybody to face their shelters away from the flames. “Remember, if the fire is coming toward you, you don’t want your head facing it,” said Buzzard, 24, a second-year Douglas Forest Protective Association firefighter. The Roseburg man’s instructions may have lacked the urgency they would carry in a real crisis, but the advice could be vital in an actual emergency, as the Sunday deaths of 19 firefighters in an Arizona wildfire made …
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