Wildfire claims 346 homes
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) -- A raging Colorado wildfire that forced tens of thousands to flee destroyed an estimated 346 homes this week, making it the most destructive fire in the state's history, officials said Thursday.
From above, the destruction becomes painfully clear: Rows and rows of houses were reduced to smoldering ashes, even as some homes just feet away survived largely intact.
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