Huge blaze at Kansas City, Missouri shopping district
At least 14 people have been injured after a suspected gas explosion triggered a huge blaze in a shopping district in Kansas City, Missouri.
Kansas City official Troy Schulte said the authorities did not know if anyone was killed in the fire, which destroyed a restaurant and other businesses.
Local TV showed flames shooting out of the Country Club Plaza retail area. Keith King, reporter for KSHB, said the explosion was "a huge fireball".
20 Feb 2013