Portals memorialize lives lost in bonfire

August 16, 2012 | 6:00 a.m. CDT
Twelve portals surround the Bonfire Memorial in College Station. They represent the number of Texas A&M students who lost their lives in the collapse of the annual bonfire in 1999. It was one of the school's most cherished traditions. The bonfire continues as an unsanctioned event today.

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