boomer jack: Bridge Falls in Minneapolis! - 08/02/07 04:58 AM
By “Boomer” Jack Boardman
At 6:05pm, the Interstate 35W bridge over the Mississippi suffered catastrophic failure and fell 64 feet carrying at least 50 vehicles into the river and the adjacent shores. As of this writing seven people are known to have perished and the toll is expected to rise. (More) (Video)
At the time my son Andrew and I were at the Saturn Store in White Bear Lake as I was helping him pick up his new car. The sales process takes about an hour and while Andrew was waiting for the paperwork to be processed, I went outside for … (21 comments)