A semi truck carrying 27,000 kilos of Diploma deodorant in aerosol cans exploded at an Oklahoma truck cease, with spray cans firing off as projectiles in all instructions — even bouncing off the fireplace truck that responded to the blaze.
The blast occurred within the early hours Friday at a Love’s truck cease off I-44 close to the city of Massive Cabin, northeast of Tulsa, the place the driving force had pulled in with brake issues. The recent brakes caught the tires on fireplace, and the blaze unfold to the trailer and its explosive contents.
“It appears like Roman candles going off,” Massive Cabin Hearth Chief Kevin Oakley informed Fox 23 Information. “And also you’re strolling by way of all the pieces, it appears like a struggle zone. Particularly at 5 o’clock within the morning.”
“I used to be simply dumbfounded at the way it was … deodorant,” a witness informed Fox 23.
What’s fascinating concerning the video above shouldn’t be the scene of the truck cooking off, however relatively the aftermath — 1000’s of incinerated spray cans scattered like spent shell casings as if in, because the chief stated, a struggle zone.
On the intense aspect, station reporter Scott Martin tweeted, “To sure diploma, the scene smelled pretty.”
— Scott Martin (@SMartinFOX23)
August 6, 2021