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Explosion??

Original post made by susanMD, Midtown, on Jul 20, 2009

Did anyone hear an enormous explosion around 11:15 tonight (Sunday night)? Was much louder than any local fireworks I've heard and there were a lot of sirens heading in the JLS direction within minutes. Rattled the windows, walls, etc., loudest thing I've ever heard.

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Posted by yes
a resident of Midtown
on Jul 20, 2009 at 8:17 am

Explosion or gunshot type noise, yes. How can we find out what it was?


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Posted by YSK
a resident of Old Palo Alto
on Jul 20, 2009 at 1:21 pm

May have been a transformer....when the in-ground one's blow, they are LOUD!!! I know someone in the Crescent Park area has a seemingly endless supply of fireworks....some as loud as the commercial kind. Tired of hearing them.


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Posted by Nora Charles
a resident of Stanford
on Jul 21, 2009 at 3:17 am

I heard it too.... Saturday night, I thought. It was VERY loud, and was followed by a few loud sort of popping noises.


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