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Postby sox 06 » Thu May 24, 2007 2:04 pm

Beer :-B

A string of runaway rail cars spilled beer in downtown Denver Wednesday after they crashed into a parked locomotive and derailed.

No one was hurt, and the railroad's mainline operations were not affected, said Steve Forsberg, a spokesman for BNSF Railway, based in Fort Worth, Texas.

Forsberg said a switch engine was assembling a train around 4:30 a.m. when the crew lost control of the 34 cars, which rolled downhill into the stationary locomotive.

A tanker car carrying Coors beer overturned and spilled its contents onto the rail yard, Forsberg said. Another car carrying asphalt was damaged and leaked.

Forsberg did not know how much beer and asphalt spilled.

Two parked locomotives were heavily damaged, and several freight cars were damaged.
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Postby treat24 » Thu May 24, 2007 2:06 pm

moon and treat are on the way... boozie is busy with riffraff's mom right now
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Postby BGbootha » Thu May 24, 2007 2:08 pm

thats awesome, I want some
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Postby moonhead » Thu May 24, 2007 2:18 pm

i hope it is coors original, the banquet beer. not the light.
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Postby mrblitz » Thu May 24, 2007 2:42 pm

Very cool, gonna be alot of hangovers. :-b
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Postby knapplc » Thu May 24, 2007 2:56 pm

Party foul
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Re: Look at the River of...

Postby treat24 » Thu May 24, 2007 3:02 pm

sox 06 wrote:Beer :-B

A string of runaway rail cars spilled beer in downtown Denver Wednesday after they crashed into a parked locomotive and derailed.

No one was hurt, and the railroad's mainline operations were not affected, said Steve Forsberg, a spokesman for BNSF Railway, based in Fort Worth, Texas.

Forsberg said a switch engine was assembling a train around 4:30 a.m. when the crew lost control of the 34 cars, which rolled downhill into the stationary locomotive.

A tanker car carrying Coors beer overturned and spilled its contents onto the rail yard, Forsberg said. Another car carrying asphalt was damaged and leaked.

Forsberg did not know how much beer and asphalt spilled.

Two parked locomotives were heavily damaged, and several freight cars were damaged.


why do I get the feeling that Forsberg stole a bunch of beer and is covering his tracks? :-b :-b
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