The pilot of a burning plane radioed into the tower to say, "fire on the wing, fire in the airplane," moments before he bailed out of the aircraft in a parachute and it plunged into a suburban Phoenix home. (Gary Hildebrandt/Gilbert Fire Department via The AP)
Fires on the roof can involve the roof itself, items installed or located on the roof, or both. Often, the insulation or roof covering itself will burn, but it normally needs an ignition source to burn.
Carey Taillerfer of Kamloops, British Columbia, breaks down after seeing her husband Brian Taillerfer’s name on the memorial wall during the 2016 IAFF Fallen Fire Fighter Memorial at Memorial Park in Colorado Springs, Colo. (Christian Murdock/The Gazette via AP) See More Galleries