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Savannah Sugar Update – Feb. 16

* Final missing victim found. * Origin of blast identified. * CCTV of initial explosion released. * State cracks down on ambulance chasers. PORT WENTWORTH, GEORGIA, OFFICIALS ANNOUNCED on Friday that the final missing victim was located and removed Thursday ...

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Bomb Blasts On Mexico City Streets

Updated Sat. am, scroll down.  Update #2: Additional photos added. TWO BOMBS HAVE BEEN DETONATED ON MEXICO CITY streets late this afternoon.  Both of them were near a police station leading police to believe that they are connected to a major drug ...

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Savannah Sugar Update – Feb. 14 #2

THE FIRES ARE STILL BURNING AND SOME OF THE BODIES are still buried.  But that doesn’t stop that odious breed of vultures commonly known as “ambulance chasers” from landing in the middle of the disaster and attempting to pick away ...

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Savannah Sugar Update – Feb. 14 #1

Update:  Silo fires are out.  Scroll down.  One more body was recovered Wednesday afternoon, bringing the total to seven with one still missing. Search crews were able to retrieve the latest victim from a 2nd-floor break room and they believe ...

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Violent Explosion In Vancouver

AROUND 2:30 AM THIS MORNING IN VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA, a heavy explosion blew out the Taco Del Mar restaurant downtown. [photopress:tacoblast_a_ctv.jpg,full,centered] Canadian Press photo The blast also considerably damaged a Starbucks coffee shop next door and did some lesser damage ...

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Specialist FF’s Brought To Savannah

A PRIVATE FIREFIGHTING COMPANY THAT SPECIALIZES in refinery fires arrived this morning to tackle the stubborn fires seated in the two remaining silos at the Dixie Crystals sugar refinery. After a full day of airborne water drops, the fires remain.  ...

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Savannah Sugar Refinery Update

SEARCH TEAMS LOCATED ONE MORE BODY SUNDAY AFTERNOON just before the recovery effort was suspended for the day.  That brings the confirmed death toll to six with two more people still unaccounted for. See previous Firegeezer reports HERE and HERE. ...

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One More Victim Found In Sugar Refinery

RESCUE CREWS FOUND ONE MORE VICTIM of Thursday’s explosion and fire at the Imperial Sugar refinery in Savannah. This brings the total fatalities to five with three people still missing.  Today’s discovery was near one of the storage silos where ...

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Sugar Refinery Explosion In Savannah

 Updates are continuing, scroll down. Friday, 6 am:  At a 3 am press interview the Fire Dept. said that they expected the fire would be “under control” in about two to four hours.  The spokesman also said that, “A good majority ...

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Bulgarian Playground Explosion Imperils 14-Yr.-Old

A PLAYGROUND IN SOPHIA, BULGARIA, WAS THE SCENE of a “mystery” explosion yesterday that severely injured a young teenager. The Sophia Echo reports: The life of a 14-year-old girl is in danger after she was severely injured in an explosion ...

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