July 17th, 2011

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Car on fire....

We were driving down to Columbia, Missouri, yesterday, when a huge plume of black smoke alerted us that something was wrong:


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The burning car was well and truly alight (I got these photos from a quickly moving car):


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How ironic that next to it is a sign that says "Icehouse", and promises 24 oz. cans at less than a dollar each!

I looked in the local newspaper today, but there was no news about this, so I guess this is going to be an incident about which I will never know anything more...but I am still speculating about what happened...before, and after, we were briefly at the scene.