Franklin Trejos, a native of Costa Rica who has lived in the area for years, attempted to save the dog of Geoff Bogar, his friend of over 35 years. However, it soon became clear that their efforts would be in vain and they attempted to flee in their cars. Mr. Trejos, sadly, wasn't so lucky and succumbed to the deadly flames. Read more:Irish TV presenter has 'lost everything' in Hawaii wildfires as family launches fundraiserMr. Bogar returned the following day to make a heartbreaking discovery. The devastation caused by the wildfires is the worst to hit the United States in over a century.