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Bank fax triggers bomb scare in Ashland

Posted by John C. Drake May 31, 2007 11:00 AM

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The image on the left is the fax bank branches were supposed to receive. But the fax on the right is what they got.
(AP Photo)


A simple internal reminder about an upcoming Bank of America promotion triggered a bomb scare in Ashland yesterday. Bank of America blames a faulty fax machine at the corporate office. Business owners who lost money in the evacuation that ensued blamed skittish bank workers.

Now the bank may be asked to pay for the emergency response.

Read the story here.

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