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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.
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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.


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§The smoke plume seen from somewhere near Grand Ave.
by D. Boyer Thursday Sep 9th, 2010 11:55 PM
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§This is pressurized gas fire flame.
by D. Boyer Thursday Sep 9th, 2010 11:55 PM
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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
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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
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This is not my photo, but is free to publish. It is from Wikipedia Commons.
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A photo of the devastation caused by PG&E's gas line explosionD. BoyerMonday Sep 13th, 2010 5:42 PM
Unedited snippet of intersection where blast occuredD. BoyerMonday Sep 13th, 2010 6:19 AM
Now is the Hour for Public PowerrepostSunday Sep 12th, 2010 9:05 PM
Pipe Memo pdfD. BoyerSunday Sep 12th, 2010 1:19 PM
Corrosion in natural gas pipelines over the yearsResults in rupture, explosion and fatality! Saturday Sep 11th, 2010 12:45 PM
Looks like PG & E is to blame/Improve our infrastructure!...damnFriday Sep 10th, 2010 8:49 PM
thanks for posting/curious smells ahead of explosion...great photosFriday Sep 10th, 2010 12:34 PM