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Exploding propane tanks forced firefighters to keep their distance from a fire that on Friday night roared through a bike log with cars and 9,000 motorcycles. The flames also consumed five mobil homes next to the fence of the storage lot

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Some paced up and down the frontage road, the glow of orange flames reflecting off beads of sweat on their foreheads. Others sat on a guardrail, wringing their hands and staring off into space — glancing up when the explosions detonated.


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