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Edwards gets Coke 600 win on gas fumes

CONCORD, N.C. - Carl Edwards proved he still knows how to do his backflip. He also showed his love for race fans has never been better after going into the crowd of Charlotte Motor Speedway with the checkered flag in hand.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-05-24/edwards-gets-coke-600-win-
Use of inhalants remains largely unchanged among teen-agers

...had an excuse for his foul odor. Gas fumes covered his body like dirt coated...cardiac arrhythmia from inhaling the gas fumes. Toxicology reports showed his blood and lungs were filled with gas fumes. It isn't the only Aiken County...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/04/04/met_258180.shtml
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...caused fire Martinez Fire Department officials said they now believe that a fire at a duplex Friday evening was caused by gas fumes being ignited by a gas water heater. Willie H. Wright, an occupant of the 230 A and B Pin Court duplex where the fire...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/25/met_266394.shtml
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...Mrs. Marshall's hair rubbing against her clothes, fire officials said. The static electricity apparently mixed with gas fumes and ignited the fire. A man with a fire extinguisher put out the blaze. Georgia Southern gets first part of pledge SAVANNAH...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/06/met_388898.shtml
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Woman's hair catches on fire at gas pump

...her clothes, said her husband, Camilla firefighter Lt. Bill Marshall. The static electricity apparently mixed with gas fumes and ignited the fire Sunday. "I started beating my hair to get out the fire and saw flames coming out of the gas tank...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/06/biz_388791.shtml
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Auto shop explosion injures two

...replacing a fuel pump on the tank of a Dodge pickup at about 11:40 a.m. Friday when a propane space heater ignited gas fumes, causing the explosion inside the four-car garage. Mr. Butler was in critical condition Friday night at the Joseph...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/06/met_388903.shtml
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Atlanta truck explosion injures 2

...say one of the men tried to start up a lawnmower inside the back of the truck when a spark from the lawnmower ignited gas fumes that had built up.The two injured workers were taken to hospitals. Information on their conditions was not immediately...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-07-19/atlanta-truck-explosion-inju
Midwest tornado kills at least 116

...gingerly around downed power lines and jagged chunks of debris as they hunted for victims and hoped for survivors. Fires, gas fumes and unstable buildings posed constant threats.Teams of searchers fanned out in waves across several square miles. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-05-23/midwest-tornado-kills-least-
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...to the ozone problem, DHEC is urging carpooling or use of mass transit and limiting idling. Sunlight can react with gas fumes to form ozone, so Airnow urges motorists to refuel after sunset. -- Tom Corwin, staff writer -- From staff reports

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/07/03/met_464412.shtml
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...said. The van tore off the front lower panel of the pump, causing electrical sparks from exposed wiring to ignite the gas fumes, he said. The man pulled the van away and then fled on foot, he said. Flames shot 15 feet in the air and melted parts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/03/met_452021.shtml
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