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Firefighters work Friday to extinguish the flames of the home of a wealthy landowner in Temuco, Chile. Werner Luchsinger, 75, and wife Vivian McKay, whose family’s vast landholdings have long been targeted by Mapuche Indians in southern Chile, were killed in the arson attack early Friday while trying to defend their home.

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Chile: Couple dies defending home against Indians

An elderly couple whose family’s vast landholdings have long been targeted by Mapuche Indians in southern Chile were killed in an arson attack early Friday while trying to defend their home.

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