Bradley Harper

Firefighter Bradley Harper, 23, was repositioning equipment while fighting a mulch fire near 39th Avenue and Miami Street about 5:30 p.m. on May 18, 2013, when he was pinned between two emergency vehicles, Phoenix Police Department spokesman Sgt. Tommy Thompson said. He was taken to St. Joseph's Hospital in extremely critical condition, where he died about 1:30 a.m. on May 19 from his injuries.

Harper is married and has been with the Phoenix Fire Department for two years, officials said.

Published in The Arizona Republic from May 19 to May 20, 2013