bluorangefyre: I heard a larger tank was also obliterated.
DeadGeek: Now a landfill has exploded?
Runs_With_Scissors_: That's one hell of a perimeter.5 airlifted, 1 transported by ambulance Not fatalities reported. Yet..
digitalrain: DeadGeek: Now a landfill has exploded?Huh? Linky please?
DeadGeek: digitalrain: DeadGeek: Now a landfill has exploded?Huh? Linky please?Just heard in the audio from the Fark link.
bluorangefyre: Wait, how many thousand? Fifty-three thousand?
simkatu: Emergency scanner says 22 unaccounted for people now
DeadGeek: bluorangefyre: Wait, how many thousand? Fifty-three thousand?That's what I heard.
digitalrain: 15 people unaccounted for, 7 injured and transported to hospitals.
shower_in_my_socks: digitalrain: 15 people unaccounted for, 7 injured and transported to hospitals.15 is the number believed to have died in the West, Texas explosion, too.
Amos Quito: Blue Rhino has been steadily reducing the amount of propane that it puts in these tanks for years: They're down to 15 lbs now - 25% below capacity, because they know consumers are suckers who don't check the label and pay the price.
AverageAmericanGuy: Seriously though, we should be focused on getting ourselves off of fossil fuels. They are dangerous and polluting.We need to start thinking about how we can move towards a majority of our power needs coming from renewables and not from fossil fuels.
shower_in_my_socks: The propane plant exploded, which cause a landfill to explode, which blew up a meth lab, which destroyed a trailer park, and someone will get away with murder. Any other Florida stereotypes we've left out?
dugitman: This Sheriff spokesman guys is not at all a dumbass. He's answering questions straight and saying he doesnt know about shiat he doesnt know the answer to.
digitalrain: This Sheriff spokesman has his shiat together, that's for certain.
dugitman: digitalrain: This Sheriff spokesman has his shiat together, that's for certain.no kidding. dude's even rattling off numbers about tank volume and stuff.
asciidic: I used to work right by that plant. Yep, there is an 84 Lumber next to it. My uncle's one of the firefighters on the scene. Doesn't look like fun.
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