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Gas Explosion Kills 1, Injures 17 in North Carolina

April 10th, 2019 · 8:42 pm @   -  No Comments
Date of Occurrence: April 10th 2019 Location: Durham, North Carolina Event: Gas Explosion Fatalities: 1 Injuries/Displaced: 17

Firefighters were evacuating a building in Durham, N.C. in response to a gas leak when an explosion partially collapsed the building, leaving 1 dead and 17 people inured. Emergency responders blocked off the area after a gas line under the building was damaged during construction. The cause of the explosion is still under investigation.