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Fort Mcmurray - 'Heartbreaking' Scenes As Canadian Officials Tour Fire-hit Town

May 09, 2016 at 07:02 PM

Fort Mcmurray - Canadian officials on Monday got their first glimpse of the oil sands boomtown of Fort McMurray since a wildfire hit and saw a "heartbreaking" number of destroyed homes but a largely intact downtown business area. The fire that has ravaged some 161,000 hectares (395,000 acres) of Alberta moved far enough away from the evacuated town of 88,000 people to allow an official...

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