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Gas line explosion/PG&E caused?
by D. Boyer
Thursday Sep 9th, 2010 11:55 PM
The fire in San Bruno was caused by a gas line.

Residents said they smelled gas days leading up to this disaster.
The first picture is the fireball seen from Route 101 south of the San Bruno mountain.


Please check out my Youtube videos. lSan Bruno Fire part 1 uncut
San Bruno Fire part 2 uncut
San Bruno Fire part 3 uncut
§The smoke plume seen from somewhere near Grand Ave.
by D. Boyer Thursday Sep 9th, 2010 11:55 PM

§This is pressurized gas fire flame.
by D. Boyer Thursday Sep 9th, 2010 11:55 PM

As soon as I arrived at the scene I could tell the fire was being fueled by something very flammable and under pressure.
§The initial explosion disrupted the water source.
by D. Boyer Thursday Sep 9th, 2010 11:55 PM

As of 9/9/2010 there is one fatality.
§Aerial View San Bruno Fire ground zero
by D. Boyer Wednesday Sep 22nd, 2010 1:28 PM

This is not my photo, but is free to publish. It is from Wikipedia Commons.