Rescuers deal with heartbreaking work as they search for mudslide victims

  • by: BRIAN SKOLOFF , Associated Press
  • Updated: March 27, 2014 - 2:30 AM

DARRINGTON, Wash. — As firefighter Jeff McClelland uncovered a body on the moon-like surface that blankets what used to be the community of Oso, he soon realized that the search party had a close connection to the victim: The dead man's son and brother were among the volunteers scouring the debris field.

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