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By Phil Helsel
The owner of the Durham cafe, North Carolina, was killed in an explosion of the gas line that leveled the building in the city center and the firefighters evacuated the property to the explosion, said the head of the city's fire service.
"All people in the business evacuated others than the owner"
"The owner decided he did not want to be evacuated, our engine captain went to find a police officer for this evacuation order, and that's when the building broke out and fell," ̵
Strength of explosion declared by the authorities after a subcontractor plunged into the pavement broke the gas pipeline, felt or heard all over with
Search dogs were taken from the wreckage, but no other victims were found and about them was not reported, – said Zoldos. The investigation continues, including the fact that it caused gas inflammation, – he said. The explosion and fire occurred immediately after 10 am.
Seventeen people were injured, including nine of the firefighters, officials said.
Deputy Mayor Bo Ferguson stated that there is an active work permit on the spot where gas lines are torn apart.
All other people, except Lee, who were inside Kaffeinate, when the gas smell was found evacuated before the explosion, said the head of the fire brigade. Branch NBC WRAL from Rally. "We are just broken hearts for these seven and his children."