Gas Leak Causes Explosion at Southwest Atlanta BBQ Restaurant, Prompts Evacuations and Road Closure

Atlanta, Georgia – A devastating explosion caused by a gas leak rocked a barbecue restaurant in southwest Atlanta on Monday, leading to evacuations and road closures as firefighters battled the blaze. Atlanta Fire officials pinpointed the source of the explosion to a gas line ruptured by construction crews in the area. According to Atlanta Gas Light, an outside contractor accidentally damaged a 6-inch natural gas line while working on underground fiber cables near Campbellton Road. …

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Explosion at Jiangsu BBQ Restaurant Injures Two People, Second Blast in China in a Week

HUAIAN, JIANGSU – Two individuals sustained injuries following an explosion at a barbecue restaurant in Huain, Jiangsu on Saturday afternoon. This incident marks the second devastating explosion to occur in China in a week. Reports from state broadcaster CCTV indicated that the explosion transpired at 4:23 pm, resulting in a fire that was promptly extinguished by evening. Details regarding the cause of the blast have yet to be disclosed. The city’s emergency management bureau confirmed …

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