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I was driving home and about 7 miles up ahead on the curve I see smoke. I hope it isn't the beginnings of a wildfire.

Then the traffic stops:

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As I get closer I realize the divider is on fire.

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And here I am driving through the smoke!

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I hope they get it under control and out quickly.

Date: 2010-07-29 02:15 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] jvmatucha.livejournal.com
Now who would go and set a divider on fire anyways???

Date: 2010-07-29 02:37 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] palsgraf-polka.livejournal.com
That semi you can see up at the front in the first picture had its engine open - I have a feeling something exploded in the semi's engine and it might have started the fire.

Date: 2010-07-29 02:40 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] scarybaldguy.livejournal.com
Or, yes, it could be an engine fire.

Around about Beaumont/Banning on the 10 yesterday afternoon, there was a rig on the left shoulder with the upper right front corner of its trailer peeled back about 20 feet. I had to wonder how in the hell that happened.

Date: 2010-07-29 02:37 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] scarybaldguy.livejournal.com
Someone throwing a cigarette butt out the window instead of using a gorram ashtray.

Date: 2010-07-29 02:49 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] jvmatucha.livejournal.com
You never know, it could be personal! Someone might have it out for the divider!

;)

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