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Re: Exploding manhole covers in Washington DC

  • From: Richard A. Steenbergen
  • Date: Thu Jun 14 17:47:02 2001

On Thu, Jun 14, 2001 at 05:35:58PM -0400, Deepak Jain wrote:
>
> PEPCO doesn't know why these manholes are blowing up, but started
> putting grated manhole covers on to prevent this. Don't know if this
> one was grated or solid.

http://www.nbc4.com/images/NBC2JRIEYNCP.jpg

That one looks solid to me. But at long as it didn't cut any fiber, why
do we care. :P

If you are in DC and you hear a bang, you should probably duck. I'm
certain most DC residents are familiar with this one already.

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Richard A Steenbergen <ras@e-gerbil.net>       http://www.e-gerbil.net/ras
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