Southern Alberta fire caused by downed power line
A fire in southern Alberta, cause by a downed power line, destroyed three homes on Wednesday. Fortunately, nobody was hurt. This underscores the value of undergrounding as an alternative to putting up massive dangerous overhead lines.
For more details on this story: http://www.globallethbridge.com/southern+alberta+fires+evacuate+homes+close+highway/6442553083/story.html
~ by RETA on January 6, 2012.
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