Two McKinney firefighters are helping fight wildfires near the Texas Panhandle.
The two-person team will be serving as 'wildland paramedics.'
They'll be seeing to the health and safety of those fighting the flames.
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The program started after the death of a Weatherford firefighter last summer.
The call-up is part of the Texas Intrastate Fire Mutual Aid System.