Flames still lick at Chile's Valparaiso, with 15 dead, 2,500 homes destroyed, 11,000 evacuees

  • by: EVA VERGARA , Associated Press
  • Updated: April 14, 2014 - 8:50 PM

VALPARAISO, Chile — Helicopters and airplanes dumped water on wildfires and the smoldering wreckage of hilltop neighborhoods around Valparaiso for a third straight day Monday as sailors in riot gear stood ready to evacuate 700 more families whose homes could be lost if the winds shifted.

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