Greg A. Cooper


Ventura County Fire Department engineer Dale Cundiff stands with Melinda Norcott Friday night, Oct. 25, 1996, at the top of Mint Lane in Ventura, Calif. Cundiff and the rest of County station 22 (out of Ojai, Calif.) were positioned at Mint Lane to offer structure protection to homes, including Norcott's, during a fire that ripped through the foothills above Ventura.