Watch: TVG's 'Rising from the Ashes' on San Luis Rey fire

A year and a day after the Lilac Fire swept through the San Luis Rey Downs training center in Bonsall, Calif., TVG's "Rising from the Ashes" documentary, a 23-minute feature, debuted Saturday to remember a deadly event.

Forty-six Thoroughbreds perished and a number of their human handlers were injured amid rescue efforts that led to all involved receiving a Special Eclipse Award.

"Rising from the Ashes" features interviews from many who were there that day, and many of those who have returned to a rebuilt San Luis Rey Downs. You can watch it in full:



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