Teen firefighters step up to the flames as Texas wildfires spread throughout panhandle

March 02, 2024

Teen firefighters step up to the flames as Texas wildfires spread throughout panhandleWhen the largest wildfire in Texas history made its way to the town of Pampas earlier in the week, 15-year-old Nathan Slater told ABC News that he immediately knew where he had to be. I was excited and nervous at the same time," Nathan told ABC News. Nathan Slater, a junior volunteer firefighter with the Hoover Volunteer Fire Department in Pampa, Texas, helped to fight the state's raging wildfire. Gage Hardman, a junior volunteer firefighter with the Hoover Volunteer Fire Department in Pampa, Texas, helped to fight the state's raging wildfire. Christie Slater, Nathan Slater, Gage Hardman and Heather Hardman.