U.S. Residents Find Homes Charred October 29, 2003 Firefighters in the San Bernardino Mountains manage to save homes, despite the onset of fatigue in firefighting teams. South of that area, Scripps Ranch residents in San Diego return to what is left of their homes. Fires destroyed more than 350 houses in the community. Hear Capt. Kurt Bertuzzi of the Fullerton Fire Department and NPR's Mandalit del Barco.