12 deadliest U.S. fires

Published On: Feb 15 2012 11:14:49 AM CST   Updated On: May 01 2013 11:34:48 AM CDT

Take a look at the 12 deadliest fires in U.S. history.

Deadliest Fires - Sultana
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2. S.S. Sultana steamboat explosion -- This Mississippi River steamboat paddlewheeler exploded and sank near Memphis, Tenn., in 1865, killing 1,547 people.

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