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Arizona hotshot firefighter's widow gives birth

Sean Jaxon Herbert Misner is shown in a photo provided to ABC15 in Arizona by firefighter Sean Misner's family. The hotshot firefighter was one of 19 killed battling the Yarnell Fire in June. (ABC15 / Misner Family)

August 24, 2013 12:00:00 AM PDT
The widow of one of the 19 firefighters killed battling the Yarnell Fire in Arizona has given birth to their son.

Sean Jaxon Herbert Misner was named after his father, who was killed back in June when a wildfire overcame him and 18 other elite firefighters. Sean Misner, 26, was originally from Santa Ynez, Calif.

His baby boy was born Thursday night and weighed in at 6 pounds and 15 ounces. He was 19 3/4 inches long.

Mom and baby are said to be doing well.

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