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Amherst, Virginia -- Bystanders witness the spectacular explosion of propane tank as firefighers and police battle the fire caused by a previous tank blowing up.
"The concussion was so strong that it shook the car and made me feel like i had gotten punched in the chest" said one of of the witnesses.
The fire and explosions involved two 1000 gallon propane tanks at a shopping center near Sweet Briar College in Amherst, Virginia. a BLEVE ( boiling liquid expanding vapor explosion) in one of those tanks around 9:00 PM EST.
One end of the tank blew into a dialysis center nearby and the other end rocketed 300 feet to the front of a restaurant. Firefighters had already evacuated the area. One firefighter had a cut to the face.
"As we got closer we saw that the propane tank behind the Dollar General had exp
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