DC10 tanker carrying fire retardant

Photographer Eric Jensen and reporter Steve McCaron were covering (for KOMO) an advancing wildfire in the town of Chelan, when a DC10 tanker carrying fire retardant flew overhead, soaking them in the red liquid.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A-V_modFl-I



The retardant, known as slurry, is a mix of water and fertilizer.

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