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    Barsol Solvents on fire.....

    It has been on TV13 news and just now Fox News started carrying it. Apparently they have/had I80 closed for a while. This building is north of I80 and Euclid I think and the TV coverage shows some very impressive flames. Air quality is being measured and evacuations could happen. Thank goodness the smoke is heading NE from what I can tell but this ain't good...


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    Re: Barsol Solvents on fire.....

    Throwing seven different kinds of smoke!

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    Re: Barsol Solvents on fire.....

    South of I-80, north of Euclid.

    Roads closed from Merle Hay to the East mix master.


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    Re: Barsol Solvents on fire.....

    Crazy....



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    Re: Barsol Solvents on fire.....

    I can see the smoke from my office in WDM near Jordan Creek mall.



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    Re: Barsol Solvents on fire.....

    I was on the way back to work from Ankeny to downtown a little after 1 pm and it looked pretty nasty over there. I could see the flames coming out of the top of the build from I-235.



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    Re: Barsol Solvents on fire.....

    wow. that is horrible. I hope no one is injured from the blast/fire/smoke etc.

    But I am sure another icecap just melted....

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    Re: Barsol Solvents on fire.....

    Can see it from WDSM as well.



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    Re: Barsol Solvents on fire.....

    Good grief, Barton not Barsol dipwad (ya I'm typing to myself again).....

    The article on it says they are worried about a train that is parked nearby that is full of more chemicals. YOWZA



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    Re: Barsol Solvents on fire.....

    If you watch the live video, you can still see explosions...



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    Re: Barsol Solvents on fire.....

    Fox news has a live feed....

    Breaking News | Latest News | Current News - FOXNews.com

    Under latest news... Watch now..... CRAZY!!!!!!!


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    Re: Barsol Solvents on fire.....

    Anyone know how far away you can see the smoke?



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    Re: Barsol Solvents on fire.....

    Jack Napier must be in town, Des Moines is the new Gotham.



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    Re: Barsol Solvents on fire.....

    Quote Originally Posted by mwitt View Post
    Anyone know how far away you can see the smoke?
    Quite a ways, most of my floor in West Des Moines is looking out the window right now.



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    Re: Barsol Solvents on fire.....

    Holy crap...another HUGE explosion.



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