kansas city plaza http://kbia.org en Plaza Explosion Timeline Raises Questions http://kbia.org/post/plaza-explosion-timeline-raises-questions <p>The investigation into the blast and fire that rocked the Country Club Plaza and destroyed JJ’s Restaurant has entered a new phase.&nbsp;</p><p>“The people stage has basically concluded,” said Kansas City Mayor Sly James. “We are now moving into that part of the investigation about what caused the explosion.”</p><p>We know what caused the gas leak: a crew laying fiber-optic cable accidently pushed the cable into a two-inch gas main just before five o’clock Tuesday evening. A lot of attention will focus on what happened between then and 6:04, when JJ’s blew up.</p> Thu, 21 Feb 2013 15:54:34 +0000 Frank Morris 29248 at http://kbia.org Plaza Explosion Timeline Raises Questions