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Friday, September 07, 2012

Man Catches Fire During Fairfield Little League Game

Witnesses at a Little League game reported hearing popping in a parking lot before the four-wheel-drive vehicle caught fire around 6:30 p.m., Chief Gary MacNamara said.

Hervey ran onto a field where children were playing baseball, Lussier said.

“He exited and ran toward the crowd for assistance,” she said. The children were 10-12 years old students at Fairfield Woods Middle School and Jennings Elementary School, she said.

Two coaches helped him, MacNamara said.

So, uh, who wants ice cream?

Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Griffin (Vlad) Posted: September 07, 2012 at 10:36 PM | 9 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: amateur, general, little league

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   1. Bourbon Samurai is disturbed by bagel developments Posted: September 08, 2012 at 10:15 AM (#4230090)
Ah, the actual article headline is less insane sounding.
   2. Fancy Pants with a clinging marmoset on his Handle Posted: September 08, 2012 at 10:25 AM (#4230095)
Pitcher was throwing heat.
   3. Best Regards, President of Comfort, Esq. Posted: September 08, 2012 at 10:33 AM (#4230099)
NBA Jam: Little League Edition
   4. RB in NYC (Now Semi-Retired from BBTF) Posted: September 08, 2012 at 10:37 AM (#4230103)
Dozens of people spontaneously combust each year. It's just not really widely reported.
   5. depletion Posted: September 08, 2012 at 10:37 AM (#4230104)
The fire started in the passenger compartment of the Tahoe, Lussier said. But investigators don't know exactly how it started, she said.

Hope the dude recovers OK. Strange car fire, no? Cigarettes and booze? Most car fires are fuel or motor oil related.
   6. Jefferson Manship (Dan Lee) Posted: September 08, 2012 at 10:44 AM (#4230108)
   7. Fancy Pants with a clinging marmoset on his Handle Posted: September 08, 2012 at 11:09 AM (#4230121)
Dozens of people spontaneously combust trying to light their own farts each year, then claim it was spontaneous. It's just not really widely reported.

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   8. McCoy Posted: September 08, 2012 at 11:21 AM (#4230130)
Authorities believe drugs were involved.
   9. Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Griffin (Vlad) Posted: September 08, 2012 at 06:59 PM (#4230458)
Ah, the actual article headline is less insane sounding.


It's a real headline - I used the headline from the H1 tag on the webpage. Click TFA and see for yourself.

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