Watch: Viewer video shows chaos after gas leak

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DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN/AP) — Eyewitnesses are saying they thought a bomb had gone off or an earthquake had hit after a gas explosion in downtown Durham that has killed at least one person and injured others.

You can watch viewer video posted both above and below.  (WARNING: The video posted below is graphic in nature.)

Police cars blocked the streets in several directions of the explosion. A thick acrid smoked hung over a shopping district near downtown Durham. Helicopters circled overhead.

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