aimpoint jokingly says... It was a controlled demolition set off by the firefighters who are planning to force us all to pay fire insurance again and are using this bridge to send their message. chingalera said: For some not-so-strange reason, this looks intentional-How else (notwithstanding the creosote-soaked wood used for railroad timber) would the entire length of the thing burn so uniformly and so completely? *edit- Ok, brush-fire. Now I see it-Damn. Ten million and change to rebuild it, construction to begin post-haste as this is a line used frequently for Ag near there.