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February 26, 2008 | 12:00 a.m. CST
Firefighter Mike Schultz talks at a station in Jefferson City on Friday, Feb. 1, 2008. A tanker truck carrying several thousand gallons of ethanol and gasoline recently crashed on a highway near the state Capitol. Schultz helped apply a special alcohol-resistant foam to smother the fire. Some fire departments do not stock the special foam because it costs about 30 percent more.

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