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Breaking: Bridge Collapse in Minneapolis
KSTP TV 5/ME | 8/1/07 | Me

Posted on 08/01/2007 4:28:27 PM PDT by ButThreeLeftsDo

Just turned on the news. 35W bridge collapsed in the Mississippi River. Cars, trucks, semis.....

Fires burning, tanker trucks, at least one school bus, more than ten cars......

Just now breaking.......


TOPICS: Breaking News; News/Current Events; US: Minnesota
KEYWORDS: 35w; breaking; bridge; bridgecollapse; bridges; btld; collapse; corrosion; engineering; infrastructure; jihad; minneapolis; mosques; mothman; prayerforminnesotans; rust; slownewsday; terroristattack; transportation; twincitiescell
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To: Clara Lou

On FNC


21 posted on 08/01/2007 4:33:31 PM PDT by mylife (The Roar Of The Masses Could Be Farts)
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http://www.kstp.com

http://kstp.com/article/stories/S156329.shtml?cat=1

“5W bridge over Mississippi collapsed”


22 posted on 08/01/2007 4:33:34 PM PDT by Cindy
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To: ButThreeLeftsDo
Watching...

Wowsers...

23 posted on 08/01/2007 4:33:42 PM PDT by Dead Corpse (What would a free man do?)
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To: ButThreeLeftsDo; hellinahandcart

I’ve driven over that bridge in the past.


24 posted on 08/01/2007 4:34:02 PM PDT by sauropod (Dorothy Parker, on Ernest Hemingway: “Deep down, he’s really superficial.”)
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To: ButThreeLeftsDo

OMG! Just saw this post and turned on FoxNews. Prayers going up for all people involved. I’m sick to my stomach watching this. Tears. . .


25 posted on 08/01/2007 4:34:05 PM PDT by ninergold3 ("Normal" - Just a cycle on the washing machine - Naomi Judd)
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To: ButThreeLeftsDo

OMG.......... prayers....


26 posted on 08/01/2007 4:34:13 PM PDT by tiredoflaundry (Bill O'Reilly is a pinhead.)
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To: ButThreeLeftsDo

Our prayers to all those involved.


27 posted on 08/01/2007 4:34:17 PM PDT by SLB (Wyoming's Alan Simpson on the Washington press - "all you get is controversy, crap and confusion")
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To: kcvl

Bridge under construction and pared down to one lane of traffic.


28 posted on 08/01/2007 4:34:28 PM PDT by ButThreeLeftsDo (Tracking The "Flyin' Imams" since 11/20/06)
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To: ButThreeLeftsDo

Prayers up.


29 posted on 08/01/2007 4:34:56 PM PDT by wagglebee ("A political party cannot be all things to all people." -- Ronald Reagan, 3/1/75)
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To: sauropod
Traveled over that frequently when we lived there.
30 posted on 08/01/2007 4:35:00 PM PDT by coder2
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To: Clara Lou

Fox has it live


31 posted on 08/01/2007 4:35:00 PM PDT by deport ( Cue Spooky Music...)
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To: ButThreeLeftsDo

Live feed here.

http://wcco.com/


32 posted on 08/01/2007 4:35:12 PM PDT by neal1960 (This space for rent.)
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To: null and void

Around here, anyway, they rent school buses ou during the summer for church or community outings, etc.


33 posted on 08/01/2007 4:35:19 PM PDT by maryz
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To: ButThreeLeftsDo

Catastrophic failure. Absolutely breathtaking.


34 posted on 08/01/2007 4:35:21 PM PDT by Petronski (imwithfred.com)
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To: ButThreeLeftsDo

That is a LONG span for us here in the city. Can’t get my head around this at all!!!


35 posted on 08/01/2007 4:35:21 PM PDT by MNlurker
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To: ButThreeLeftsDo

FOX HAS IT NOW! Holy cow!!!!!!! What a mess! There has to be bad injuries and lots of death! JUST WOW!


36 posted on 08/01/2007 4:35:27 PM PDT by Halls (check out my profile and it will explain everything!(Vote for someone who will seal our borders!))
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To: ButThreeLeftsDo
Watching it right now.Looks very,very ugly.Haven’t heard mention yet of fatalities.Very sad indeed.
37 posted on 08/01/2007 4:35:39 PM PDT by Gay State Conservative (If martyrdom is so cool,why does Osama Obama go to such great lengths to avoid it?)
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To: ButThreeLeftsDo

Oh, my lord, watching the horrible scene on TV now! Prayers up!


38 posted on 08/01/2007 4:35:39 PM PDT by Theresawithanh (FRED!)
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http://news.google.com/news?hl=en&ned=us&ie=UTF-8&scoring=d&q=bridge+%2B+Minneapolis&btnG=Search


39 posted on 08/01/2007 4:36:05 PM PDT by Cindy
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To: neal1960

Rescue workers caught in the traffice jams. This is horrible.


40 posted on 08/01/2007 4:36:07 PM PDT by ninergold3 ("Normal" - Just a cycle on the washing machine - Naomi Judd)
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