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Don’t Get Back into Your Car While Refueling
There's an email going around warning people not to reenter their car while filling the tank at a gas station. Doing so might create a spark that will set the gas fumes on fire, causing a flash fire. Now this sounds like some kind of urban legend, but Mike Davis at CarConnection.com, who's done some research into the subject, warns that the danger is small but real.
Categories: Email Hoaxes
Posted by The Curator on Sun Sep 14, 2003
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