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Old 06-19-2007, 07:17 AM   #1
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One hell of a morning on the Carolina coast

driving in to work at 5:30, got detoured around 2
bodies in the road (covered with sheets) and get
to work and find out 9 firefighters were killed in
Charleston. Ugh.
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Old 06-19-2007, 07:19 AM   #2
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Not good..
Thoughts and prayers...
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Old 06-19-2007, 07:57 AM   #3
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OMG, that hits the heart strings. Not a good day indeed.
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Old 06-19-2007, 08:18 AM   #4
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I understand. Let me know when you hear.
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Old 06-19-2007, 08:26 AM   #5
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Here is the news link.

http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2007/...n2947210.shtml
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Old 06-19-2007, 08:30 AM   #6
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This is why I don't want Steph to be a firefighter.
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Old 06-19-2007, 10:19 AM   #7
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Early reports on the news last night were saying 7 were unaccounted for, then around 1am the news reported 2 killed. I was shocked to hear 9 this morning; thoughts and prayers to their families and the fire service.
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I just read that very sad.

My prayers are with the families.
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Old 06-19-2007, 12:42 PM   #9
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I was a pretty sad night in Charleston and Summerville last night and this morning. The Town of Summerville sent two pumpers and two other support vehicles to support the Charleston FD. One of our Town Council memebrs have two sons that work for the Charleston FD. Three of the men caught in the fire were from Summerville, but worked for Chasn FD

Just found out that a friend of mine's son was one of the nine killed in the fire.
What a terrible situation for eveyone involved.
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my thoughts and prayers go out to all . this type of stuff makes you think a lot about yourself and family . [smilie=hug.gif]
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