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Fire! Fire! Fire!

Posted by That Other Mike on 19/01/2008

Not far from my house:

Crews tackle fire after explosion

At least 50 firefighters are tackling a major blaze in Oxfordshire following initial reports of a gas explosion, police said.

Oxfordshire Fire and Rescue received a report of the explosion at Compact GTL Units 15 and 19 at Abingdon Business Park, Abingdon, shortly after 1300 GMT.

A 300-metre cordon has been set up and police said a number of roads have been closed, including Colwell Drive.

“We urge people to stay away,” a fire service spokesman said on Saturday.

Oxfordshire Fire and Rescue has ten fire engines at the scene of the incident.

Enormous Fire in relation to my house
Via BBC News


One Response to “Fire! Fire! Fire!”

  1. Mike said

    Update: The police and HSE are investigating.

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