Flatulent cows start fire at German dairy farm - police

BERLIN Mon Jan 27, 2014 7:26pm GMT

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BERLIN (Reuters) - Methane gas from 90 flatulent cows exploded in a German farm shed on Monday, damaging the roof and injuring one of the animals, police said.

High levels of the gas had built up in the structure in the central German town of Rasdorf, then "a static electric charge caused the gas to explode with flashes of flames," the force said in a statement.

One cow was treated for burns, a police spokesman added.

(Reporting by Erik Kirschbaum; Editing by Andrew Heavens)

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allritejack wrote:
It’s time all cows were euthanised to support the mythical anthropogenic global warming agenda.

Jan 28, 2014 10:11am GMT  --  Report as abuse
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