Year after fire killed 19, few changes seen

Posted: June 29, 2014 at 3:30 a.m.

PHOENIX -- It was the worst loss of life for U.S. wildland firefighters in eight decades, a tragedy that killed 19 members of a hotshot crew during an inferno in a brush-choked canyon.

This story is only available from our archives.


« Previous Story

Suspect sought in crash fatal to 3

Police in Florida were searching Saturday for a man suspected of driving a vehicle involved in a fiery hit-and-run crash that killed three Tampa Bay-area women. Read »

Next Story »

U.S. decides against dredged sand to bolster ...

RALEIGH, N.C. -- The National Park Service has backed off its proposal to use dredged sand to fight erosion on North Carolina's Shackleford Banks. Read »