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Jim Davisson

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My brother's second job was a commercial property we have done for years. With the managers blessing he backs into the grass to access one side, no big deal we've done it for years. Well he apparently crushed an underground propane line at the valve for a 500 gallon in ground propane tank directly under the motor of the van. BOOM! Mad unabated propane envelopes the van, he shuts off the van and runs! 3 hours later, 2 cop cars, 6 fire trucks and only a $250 tow truck bill to safely move the van away, he does the job and books 3 carpet cleanings with the response personnel. That silver tongued devil, has the gift of gab.
 

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My brother's second job was a commercial property we have done for years. With the managers blessing he backs into the grass to access one side, no big deal we've done it for years. Well he apparently crushed an underground propane line at the valve for a 500 gallon in ground propane tank directly under the motor of the van. BOOM! Mad unabated propane envelopes the van, he shuts off the van and runs! 3 hours later, 2 cop cars, 6 fire trucks and only a $250 tow truck bill to safely move the van away, he does the job and books 3 carpet cleanings with the response personnel. That silver tongued devil, has the gift of gab.
We broke underground main for reclaimed water in feb. always drive up on landscape due to the exterior cleaning we do. And realized later the new truck is much heavier than the blazer we usually used for that job.

Nothing like $1k plus for plumbing bill. Ended knocking out 3 valves also and it was on an army base 45min from town!

Glad ur bro is safe
 

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We broke underground main for reclaimed water in feb. always drive up on landscape due to the exterior cleaning we do. And realized later the new truck is much heavier than the blazer we usually used for that job.

Nothing like $1k plus for plumbing bill. Ended knocking out 3 valves also and it was on an army base 45min from town!

Glad ur bro is safe
Thanks, he left his phone in the van so I didn't know until it was over. We, just like you have done it many times in the same place. Just bad luck this time. We don't know how much any of the other expenses are yet...
 
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Thanks, he left his phone in the van so I didn't know until it was over. We, just like you have done it many times in the same place. Just bad luck this time. We don't know how much any of the other expenses are yet...
All expenses be damned, at least you've still got a brother! That could have ended on a substantially WORSE note.

Glad he's okay, and glad you're able to laugh - and cry - about it together!
 
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