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U.S. Fire Administration/Technical Report Series: Manufacturing Mill Fire   [open pdf - 2MB]

"An explosion and fire in an industrial complex in Methuen, Massachusetts on December 11, 1995 injured 37 people and destroyed nearly one million square feet of manufacturing space. Several workers were critically burned by the initial explosion and six firefighters received minor injuries as the incident progressed. The ensuing fire, driven by 40 mile per hour winds, destroyed several large buildings in the complex, which straddled the municipal boundary between the cities of Lawrence and Methuen."

Report Number:
U.S. Fire Administration/Technical Report Series 110; USFA-TR-110
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1995-12
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