Comments for: Inmates trapped in blazing Honduran prison say guards shot at them

Posted Feb. 15, 2012, at 9:10 p.m.

MEXICO CITY — A fire that broke out apparently when an inmate set a mattress ablaze in an overcrowded Honduran prison left as many as 350 inmates dead Wednesday as investigators pulled one body after another from the smoldering facility. The fire, which started at 10:50 p.m. Tuesday at the …

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