Las Vegas Sun

August 30, 2016

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Ben Gotts, 28, a crew boss trainee for the Carpenter 1 fire on Mount Charleston prepares to help lead a crew of 17 college students who have been certified to fight wildfires. Gotts works as a firefighter on a helicopter crew out of Lancaster, Calif.

Bethany Barnes

Ben Gotts, 28, a crew boss trainee for the Carpenter 1 fire on Mount Charleston prepares to help lead a crew of 17 college students who have been certified to fight wildfires. Gotts works as a firefighter on a helicopter crew out of Lancaster, Calif.