Report: Plantation explosion caused by open natural gas valve
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A preliminary report that was released Friday by state investigators has found that an explosion at a Plantation shopping center was caused by "an open natural gas valve," the South Florida Sun-Sentinel reports.

Authorities had said a ruptured gas line was discovered following the explosion, but did not confirm whether that was the cause of the blast.

The latest report may officially point to a gas leak as being the cause, experts said, but why the valve came to be open is unknown and under...

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