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Downed power lines set Kentucky car dealership ablaze, in pouring rain

Sunday, December 22, 2013 - 00:31

Dec. 22 - Downed power lines light around nine vehicles on fire in Kentucky car dealership, in pouring rain. Fire crews had to wait for power to be cut to battle the blaze. Gavino Garay reports.

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Elements clash in Kentucky. Downed power lines set a Kentucky car dealership ablaze Saturday night. In the pouring rain... Firefighters could not access the burning vehicles for some time. They were forced to wait until electric crews arrived on scene and cut the power to the area. (SOUNDBITE) UNIDENTIFIED WORKER SAYING: "The fire ignited, again, about nine vehicles. We may have some collateral damage, but we do have nine cars that were in fact destroyed by fire." Once they go it, it took them just 15 minutes contain the inferno.

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Downed power lines set Kentucky car dealership ablaze, in pouring rain

Sunday, December 22, 2013 - 00:31