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philb Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Aug-27-05 09:20 AM
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124. NY Police & another Fireman- WTC2 exploded at the top
(pa-police-reports04.pdf pages 4&5) P.O. Middleton #1207 Memorandum Page 1
I was approximately one block away from Tower One when Tower Two appeared to explode at the roof top and several floors below. Then fire balls and debris shot out of the windows and rocketed into the skies and fall below.
(pa-police-reports04.pdf page 6) Det. Thomas M. Inman
Memorandum Page 1
As a roll call was being taken of the responding Detectives, Tower #2 began to collapse. This occurred after a secondary explosion on the west side of the tower that appeared to take place in the high 60s. The area above the secondary explosion actually leaned to the west and then the collapse took place.


FIREFIGHTER MICHAEL MACKO
WCT2
WE GOT JUST ABOUT SOUTH OF THE NORTH OVERPASS ABOUT 50 FEET PAST THAT WHEN THE FIRST
COLLAPSE OCCURRED. I LOOKED UP WAS AWED. I THOUGHT IT EXPLODED AT THE TOP


FIREFIGHTER JOHN MALLEY

WCT2
I felt the rumbling, and then I felt the force coming at me. I was like, what the hell is that? In my mind it was a bomb going off.
The pressure got so great, I stepped back behind the columns separating the revolving doors. Then the force just blew past me. It blew past me it seemed for a long time. In my mind I was saying what the hell is this and when is it going to stop? Then it finally stopped, that pressure which I thought was a concussion of an explosion. It turns out it was the down pressure wind of the floors collapsing on top of each other. At that point everything went black, and then the collapse
came. It just rained on top of us. Everything came. It rained debris forever. I was semiburied.

There were secondary explosions, I don't know, aerosol cans or whatever. But we're in the darkness. We see basically the glow of a
flashlight and still things coming down. The noise, the explosions, whatever it was.
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