pfx fire heading west

FIRE @ west end of PDX 11-5-13

Driving west bound on marine drive approx 5:50pm
Was very visible Large flames at west end of PDX - beyond the runway.
Also visible was around a half dozen fire trucks several on the move towards the fire,all the ones i was seeing were on the Airport property already.
This video is best i could do- shot as i approached an passing an ends just before the incline in road approaching the boat ramp.
what may not be visible in video is what i saw with my eyes-
a severely charred plane - nose facing east , sever black smoke an at that time appeared a dramatically reduced , Controlled fire at west end or rear of the plane.
deriving from my observation of several structural derbies amongst the flames
, I assumed it was perhaps a hanger that had burst into flames,jet fuel most likely.

the video is from iphone an not zoomed in ,yet my first sight of the fire was Very large flames - easily 40-50 feet high an Wide - 100+ feet in length (east to west) .
ive been at work since 6pm an recently searched for news on this an have yet find anything ..

** upload video later as unable to from iphone -(?)-

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Chris says ... on Friday, Nov 8 at 6:40 AM

I saw it; moderately sized fireball. 5:35ish pm. Looked to be at far south west end of airport. What in the heck was it?

Miguel says ... on Friday, Nov 8 at 12:56 AM

It was a fire drill.

Jessica says ... on Wednesday, Nov 6 at 2:34 PM

We saw it when we landed. What was it? Have been googling and this is the only thing I've found.

Lars Uglum says ... on Tuesday, Nov 5 at 11:58 PM

A fire close to the airport. Should be newsworthy, right?

Lars Uglum says ... on Tuesday, Nov 5 at 11:53 PM

I saw it. From 33rd ave. Thought it was a plane down. I was sure it would be on the news. Nothing.

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