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Kong Lee, owner of Kaffeinate coffee shop in downtown Durham, was killed in the April 10, 2019 natural gas explosion on North Duke Street. The blast is believed to have been caused by a contractor drilling as part of a fiber optic cable project.

Kong Lee, owner of Kaffeinate coffee shop in downtown Durham, was killed in the April 10, 2019 natural gas explosion on North Duke Street. The blast is believed to have been caused by a contractor drilling as part of a fiber optic cable project.