Russians Use Lighter to Keep Olympic Torch Lit

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Russia’s Olympic Torch Relit with Cigarette Lighter after Burning out

  • 11/05/2013 10:05 AM EST Viral

A man with a cigarette lighter saved the day when the Olympic torch went out in Moscow Sunday. The flame burned out when the torch runner entered a long passageway. The Olympic flame will travel throughout Russia until the winter games in February 2014.