Mike Madriaga 12:40 p.m., May 25
The old Route 61 that ran through Centralia had to be rerouted after the road buckled.
Posted July 29, 2012
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In May 1962, an ill-advised trash fire set light to the veins of coal running beneath the small mining town of Centralia, PA, and sparked a dangerous inferno that has raged ever since. Despite various ...