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    Breaking News: Huge gas explosion and fire in Kansas City (LINK)

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    Sounds really bad and praying everyone is OK!

    Watch Live on KMBC: Huge fire burns near Country Club Plaza | Local News - KMBC Home



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    Re: Breaking News: Huge gas explosion and fire in Kansas City (LINK)

    JJ's on the plaza, that up Ward Parkway a bit. Scary sight.


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    Re: Breaking News: Huge gas explosion and fire in Kansas City (LINK)

    Holy hell, this is scary. I pray people are safe. I hope I don't know anyone that was there.



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    Re: Breaking News: Huge gas explosion and fire in Kansas City (LINK)

    It sounds like there was a car accident that broke the gas line and caused the explosion.



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    Re: Breaking News: Huge gas explosion and fire in Kansas City (LINK)

    Quote Originally Posted by SC Cy View Post
    It sounds like there was a car accident that broke the gas line and caused the explosion.
    dinner time on the plaza. Yikes.


    The one constant through all the years, Ray, has been baseball. America has rolled by like an army of steamrollers. It has been erased like a blackboard, rebuilt and erased again. But baseball has marked the time. This field, this game: it's a part of our past, Ray. It reminds of us of all that once was good and it could be again. Oh... people will come Ray. People will most definitely come.

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    Re: Breaking News: Huge gas explosion and fire in Kansas City (LINK)

    Sounds like a few serious injuries and several minor ones.



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    Re: Breaking News: Huge gas explosion and fire in Kansas City (LINK)

    Very good restaurant. So sad for everyone involved.



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    Re: Breaking News: Huge gas explosion and fire in Kansas City (LINK)

    14 injured. 3 missing according to CNN.



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    Re: Breaking News: Huge gas explosion and fire in Kansas City (LINK)

    We just went there last month for an anniversary dinner, very good, very expensive, but totally worth it. Too bad, hope everyone and everything is ok.


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    Re: Breaking News: Huge gas explosion and fire in Kansas City (LINK)

    Oh KC. The cops said a car accident caused the gas leak, the fire department said it wasn't a car accident, the city manager didn't know, and somebody told CNN it was a construction contractor.



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    Re: Breaking News: Huge gas explosion and fire in Kansas City (LINK)

    Quote Originally Posted by Doc View Post
    Oh KC. The cops said a car accident caused the gas leak, the fire department said it wasn't a car accident, the city manager didn't know, and somebody told CNN it was a construction contractor.
    Which leaves Mayor Sly Jones ****** off....



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    JJs Blows Up

    http://www.theaustralian.com.au/news...-1226581827743
    Kansas City Manager Troy Schulte said officials don't yet know if anyone was killed in the explosion, which destroyed a restaurant, JJ's.

    Tonight. The restaurant in KC Country Club Plaza was destroyed.


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    Re: JJs Blows Up

    have heard great things about JJ's. hope nobody was injured


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    Re: Breaking News: Huge gas explosion and fire in Kansas City (LINK)

    They just had a press conference, one person is still missing.



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    Re: Breaking News: Huge gas explosion and fire in Kansas City (LINK)

    This is devastating. I cannot imagine standing around as an employee smelling gas waiting for the fire department to come check it out... Has anyone seen a video of the explosion?



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