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Explosions rock Lake County area; evacuation in effect
Explosions rock Lake County area; evacuation in effect ^ | Jul 29, 2013 | wesh.com

Posted on 07/29/2013 9:13:19 PM PDT by Alice in Wonderland

TAVARES, Fla. —Propane explosions at the Blue Rhino LP gas plant rocked the Tavares area on Monday night.

The plant is located at the 300 block of County Road 448 and several residential areas surround it. A 1-mile evacuation of the area was ordered before midnight.

A massive emergency response was called for after multiple injuries were reported.

Several locals called WESH 2 to report seeing flames and hearing loud explosions.

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TOPICS: News/Current Events; US: Florida
KEYWORDS: das; energy; evacuationineffect; explosions; propane
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1 posted on 07/29/2013 9:13:20 PM PDT by Alice in Wonderland
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To: Alice in Wonderland

dang ...


2 posted on 07/29/2013 9:14:51 PM PDT by no-to-illegals (Scrutinize our government and Secure the Blessing of Freedom and Justice)
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To: Alice in Wonderland

Prayers Up Alice ... I’d be safe if I were them and go a minimum of three miles with order of evacuation.


3 posted on 07/29/2013 9:21:53 PM PDT by no-to-illegals (Scrutinize our government and Secure the Blessing of Freedom and Justice)
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To: Alice in Wonderland

bump


4 posted on 07/29/2013 9:22:26 PM PDT by rdl6989
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To: Alice in Wonderland

Wow! Thanks for the post. I know people in that area.


5 posted on 07/29/2013 9:22:45 PM PDT by sheikdetailfeather (Yuri Bezmenov (KGB Defector) - "Kick The Communists Out of Your Govt. & Don't Accept Their Goodies.")
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To: Alice in Wonderland

What’s going on with all these plant explosions, train de-railings, bus crashes, etc.? There seems to have been a rash of them worldwide lately.


6 posted on 07/29/2013 9:22:49 PM PDT by Steve_Seattle
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To: Alice in Wonderland


7 posted on 07/29/2013 9:23:50 PM PDT by Alice in Wonderland
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To: Alice in Wonderland

Odds are it is simply an accident.

Someone accidentally overstayed their visa...


8 posted on 07/29/2013 9:23:53 PM PDT by null and void (You don't know what "cutting edge" means till you insult Mohammed.)
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To: Alice in Wonderland
From Twitter: Kenneth Craig ‏@KCraigWFTV 5m Authorities just told me "multiple fatalities" with Blue Rino explosion https://twitter.com/KCraigWFTV
9 posted on 07/29/2013 9:24:12 PM PDT by rdl6989
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To: rdl6989

https://twitter.com/KCraigWFTV


10 posted on 07/29/2013 9:24:52 PM PDT by rdl6989
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To: Alice in Wonderland

Any reports of any of the canisters taking off in missile type fashion? Is this a storage facility?


11 posted on 07/29/2013 9:25:58 PM PDT by no-to-illegals (Scrutinize our government and Secure the Blessing of Freedom and Justice)
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To: no-to-illegals

I don’t know ... live coverage here:

http://livewire.wesh.com/Event/Live_updates_Explosions_reported_in_Tavares


12 posted on 07/29/2013 9:31:09 PM PDT by Alice in Wonderland
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To: Alice in Wonderland

Thanks for the information.


13 posted on 07/29/2013 9:33:43 PM PDT by no-to-illegals (Scrutinize our government and Secure the Blessing of Freedom and Justice)
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To: no-to-illegals

Yes, you can see a few every now and then on the streaming video. The fire is very close to some large storage tanks.


14 posted on 07/29/2013 9:34:54 PM PDT by rdl6989
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To: Alice in Wonderland

The fertilizer explosion, the barge explosion, now this, all within a year. Seems fishy enough.


15 posted on 07/29/2013 9:36:04 PM PDT by MNDude (The system worked!)
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To: rdl6989

yes ... just off to the right on the view. Wonder what is on the truck trailers on the right of the view?


16 posted on 07/29/2013 9:36:37 PM PDT by no-to-illegals (Scrutinize our government and Secure the Blessing of Freedom and Justice)
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correction truck trailers on left in view.


17 posted on 07/29/2013 9:37:20 PM PDT by no-to-illegals (Scrutinize our government and Secure the Blessing of Freedom and Justice)
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To: Alice in Wonderland

Not good. Prayers. BTTT.


18 posted on 07/29/2013 9:37:22 PM PDT by PA Engineer (Liberate America from the Occupation Media.)
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To: no-to-illegals

Lots and lots of propane bottles, the kind you see connected to grills.


19 posted on 07/29/2013 9:38:20 PM PDT by rdl6989
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To: rdl6989

seeing shrapnel from the small containers in the viewing. Dang ... I pray the big storage container are empty and clean of vapor.


20 posted on 07/29/2013 9:41:59 PM PDT by no-to-illegals (Scrutinize our government and Secure the Blessing of Freedom and Justice)
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To: rdl6989

Looks like those trailers will be exploding soon.


21 posted on 07/29/2013 9:42:18 PM PDT by Alice in Wonderland
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To: Alice in Wonderland

22 posted on 07/29/2013 9:43:51 PM PDT by PA Engineer (Liberate America from the Occupation Media.)
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To: Alice in Wonderland

There they go. A report on Twitter says 15 employees missing.


23 posted on 07/29/2013 9:44:04 PM PDT by rdl6989
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To: rdl6989

There was a phone interview with a woman who was at a close-by gas station earlier ... before the first explosion. She said folks were running past her yelling that it was ‘gonna blow’. Hopefully, the workers all got out safely.


24 posted on 07/29/2013 9:47:53 PM PDT by Alice in Wonderland
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To: null and void

Good one.

On a serious note, prayers up for the victims and their families.


25 posted on 07/29/2013 9:47:57 PM PDT by F15Eagle (1Jn4:15;5:4-5,11-13;Mt27:50-54;Mk15:33-34;Jn3:17-18,6:69,11:25,14:6,20:31;Ro10:8-11;1Tm2:5-6;Ti3:4-7)
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To: Alice in Wonderland

It’s odd (to me) that there’s such a large gap between the two major fires.


26 posted on 07/29/2013 9:55:39 PM PDT by Steve_Seattle
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To: Steve_Seattle

from live feed one fire is the plant (the large fire) the other is a pallet area and grill type tank storage (the small fire)


27 posted on 07/29/2013 9:57:14 PM PDT by no-to-illegals (Scrutinize our government and Secure the Blessing of Freedom and Justice)
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To: Steve_Seattle

Yes ... Flying propane tanks?

5 burn victims airlifted to ORMC, 1 by ground.


28 posted on 07/29/2013 9:59:29 PM PDT by Alice in Wonderland
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To: Alice in Wonderland

re: Lake Co. Sheriff Gary Borders: Blasts inside the plant, blew the roof off.


29 posted on 07/29/2013 10:04:15 PM PDT by Alice in Wonderland
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To: Alice in Wonderland

Someone may want to ask the lady at the gas station if there had been any explosions prior to the folks that ran by her yelling it was ‘gonna blow’


30 posted on 07/29/2013 10:10:33 PM PDT by no-to-illegals (Scrutinize our government and Secure the Blessing of Freedom and Justice)
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Raw Footage of Massive Blue Rhino Gas Explosion in Tavares FL

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sXL9UQvSCts


31 posted on 07/29/2013 10:20:20 PM PDT by sheikdetailfeather (Yuri Bezmenov (KGB Defector) - "Kick The Communists Out of Your Govt. & Don't Accept Their Goodies.")
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To: Alice in Wonderland

Regarding the lady at the gas station ... lady needs to be asked how many people ran past her yelling its gonna blow.


32 posted on 07/29/2013 10:21:39 PM PDT by no-to-illegals (Scrutinize our government and Secure the Blessing of Freedom and Justice)
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To: Alice in Wonderland

my son in law is fireman in apopka. i hope they havent called him in.


33 posted on 07/29/2013 10:22:58 PM PDT by Donnafrflorida (Thru HIM all things are possible.)
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To: Steve_Seattle; Yehuda
What’s going on with all these plant explosions, train de-railings, bus crashes, etc.? There seems to have been a rash of them worldwide lately.

The physical world is a window into the spiritual realm.

Looks like a hideous, raging inferno. The world of deception must necessarily burn to a crisp. Oh well look at the bright side: everyone alive today won the SHTF lottery!

34 posted on 07/29/2013 10:28:22 PM PDT by Ezekiel (The Obama-nation began with the Inauguration of Desolation.)
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To: rdl6989

Lake County Sheriff’s Department spokesman announced that there are still 15 people unaccounted for. Seven to area hospitals.


35 posted on 07/29/2013 10:29:26 PM PDT by Hillarys Gate Cult (Liberals make unrealistic demands on reality and reality doesn't oblige them.)
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To: Ezekiel

Prayers for the victims (looks to be 15 lost) and their families.


36 posted on 07/29/2013 10:30:26 PM PDT by no-to-illegals (Scrutinize our government and Secure the Blessing of Freedom and Justice)
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Addition Prayers Up for (known 7 injured, 2 critical) and their families.
37 posted on 07/29/2013 10:31:46 PM PDT by no-to-illegals (Scrutinize our government and Secure the Blessing of Freedom and Justice)
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To: no-to-illegals

Tanks are flyin everywhere. Trucks full of small propane tanks engulfed. Looks like a distribution center where they fill tanks and send them out on trucks. 15 people unaccounted for. 7 ppl transported to hospital


38 posted on 07/29/2013 10:38:28 PM PDT by smokingfrog ( ==> sleep with one eye open (<o> ---)
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To: smokingfrog
Looks like a distribution center where they fill tanks and send them out on trucks

10-4 from earlier reports.

39 posted on 07/29/2013 10:40:01 PM PDT by no-to-illegals (Scrutinize our government and Secure the Blessing of Freedom and Justice)
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ABC News‏@ABC4m #Tavares, Florida explosions: At least 200 fire personnel trying to control scene before they proceed into plant http://abcn.ws/16gdhIi
40 posted on 07/29/2013 10:42:38 PM PDT by sheikdetailfeather (Yuri Bezmenov (KGB Defector) - "Kick The Communists Out of Your Govt. & Don't Accept Their Goodies.")
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To: sheikdetailfeather

WESH saying SOME of the 15 unaccounted people have been accounted for!


41 posted on 07/29/2013 10:43:25 PM PDT by sheikdetailfeather (Yuri Bezmenov (KGB Defector) - "Kick The Communists Out of Your Govt. & Don't Accept Their Goodies.")
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Last report on live feed suggests some of the 15 are being found alive and okay ... number not given as to those found alive and okay of missing 15.


42 posted on 07/29/2013 10:43:52 PM PDT by no-to-illegals (Scrutinize our government and Secure the Blessing of Freedom and Justice)
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To: sheikdetailfeather

Now being reported that within the last few minutes some of the 15 missing have been accounted for and are safe. No specific numbers on how many at this time.


43 posted on 07/29/2013 10:45:10 PM PDT by Hillarys Gate Cult (Liberals make unrealistic demands on reality and reality doesn't oblige them.)
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To: sheikdetailfeather

I am slow ...


44 posted on 07/29/2013 10:45:29 PM PDT by no-to-illegals (Scrutinize our government and Secure the Blessing of Freedom and Justice)
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To: no-to-illegals

You are correct. Prayers for them! These terrible stories are becoming so common that I’ve found myself fixated more on abstract causes than the individual suffering. I get beat down with all the bad news out there but those families and victims are the ones truly suffering.


45 posted on 07/29/2013 10:47:35 PM PDT by Ezekiel (The Obama-nation began with the Inauguration of Desolation.)
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To: Ezekiel

Much agreement ... these terrible stories are becoming all too common.


46 posted on 07/29/2013 10:49:28 PM PDT by no-to-illegals (Scrutinize our government and Secure the Blessing of Freedom and Justice)
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To: Hillarys Gate Cult
Post on twitter: Kristin Lloyd‏@KristinLloyd31m My friend who works for Tavares FD said that all plant workers have been accounted for. Thank goodness. #Tavares
47 posted on 07/29/2013 10:50:01 PM PDT by sheikdetailfeather (Yuri Bezmenov (KGB Defector) - "Kick The Communists Out of Your Govt. & Don't Accept Their Goodies.")
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WOW ... may this hold as true!


48 posted on 07/29/2013 10:51:51 PM PDT by no-to-illegals (Scrutinize our government and Secure the Blessing of Freedom and Justice)
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Another post on Twitter: StevenStrickland‏@StevenStrick0045s @WESH @NewsMeredith @stephaniekolp Im a frmr Medic, all 22 employees are acctd for Accd to Tavares & LC Fire Depts
49 posted on 07/29/2013 10:52:42 PM PDT by sheikdetailfeather (Yuri Bezmenov (KGB Defector) - "Kick The Communists Out of Your Govt. & Don't Accept Their Goodies.")
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To: sheikdetailfeather

minor problem ... the numbers are not adding up with initial reports and folks running past the lady at the gas station that were yelling it’s gonna blow. About three people out of place?


50 posted on 07/29/2013 10:54:46 PM PDT by no-to-illegals (Scrutinize our government and Secure the Blessing of Freedom and Justice)
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