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Monday
Jul292013

Gas Leak Destroys Philadelphia Row Home

iStockphoto/Thinkstock(PHILADELPHIA) -- A gas explosion tore apart a row home in Philadelphia on Monday, injuring eight people, including two children.

It left little more than rubble behind, and heavily damaged two adjacent homes.

A contractor working on a water heater in the basement of the home that exploded suffered burns over 22 percent of his body.

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