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NYPD: Bronx House Explosion Was Caused By Gas Line Tampering

The Bronx house explosion that killed a fire chief this week was caused by a gas main that had been tampered with. NYPD Commissioner James O'Neill told reporters that a spark ignited the leaking gas and caused the explosion that killed Battalion Chief Michael Fahy on Tuesday. [ more › ]
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