I-35W Bridge Collapse

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I-35W Bridge Collapse

Postby garublador » Thu Aug 02, 2007 8:36 am

I gotta ask, is everyone alright?
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Postby Hoey » Thu Aug 02, 2007 8:42 am

Wow. I just saw some pictures...

deepest sympathies, and hope everyone is ok.
that is wild.
Throw discs, and forget about life for awhile...
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Postby Fritz » Thu Aug 02, 2007 1:04 pm

Not to belittle those who have died in the collapse, but wow I can't believe that only 4 are confirmed right now.
that's just krazy.
I know all my family up in MN are ok, hopefully they find those missing persons and they are alive. Thank God the school bus had no casualties.
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Postby Donkeypuncher » Thu Aug 02, 2007 3:17 pm

Damn that sucks, last I read there were at least 79 injured and 20-30 people missing. I hope everyone ends up being okay.
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Postby Blake_T » Thu Aug 02, 2007 3:39 pm

the bridge was about 1 mile from my apartment.

they are only going with 4 dead right now but basically there's 2 huge slabs of concrete in the water with like 8-10 cars each trapped underneath. guessing that's the 20-30 missing people.

i guess in some ways it's lucky that only 4 of the 8 possible lanes were open and that traffic was moving like 2mph.
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