Voice of the Voiceless
Unexplained fire at Colorado State University
completely destroys laboratory
At 1am on July 26th, a fire was reported
at the "Equine Reproduction Laboratory", with 20-foot tall flames engulfing
the building. The fire completely destroyed the facility, and damages
are estimated at $9 million. The lab was described as a "total loss".
The cause of the fire is still under investigation. The FBI has joined
local investigators in trying to determine if the fire was deliberately set.
As of this writing, neither the Animal Liberation Front nor other
clandestine animal liberation group has claimed responsibility.
lab is considered one of the country's leading horse reproduction research
labs, performing work to benefit the horse racing and horse breeding
industries. The lab is described as "world-renown for its ground-breaking
View a slideshow showing the destroyed laboratory
This lab would be a legitimate ALF target. I will post all
updates on this as yet unexplained fire as I received them.