2 When the people cried out to Moses, he prayed to the LORD and the fire died down.

Read Numbers 11:2 Using Other Translations

And the people cried unto Moses; and when Moses prayed unto the LORD, the fire was quenched.
Then the people cried out to Moses, and Moses prayed to the LORD, and the fire died down.
Then the people screamed to Moses for help, and when he prayed to the LORD, the fire stopped.