Coffey McPharlin on NBC 6: New Video Shows Moment of 2019 Plantation Explosion
Coffey McPharlin’s Sam Coffey was featured on NBC 6 about the PizzaFire explosion.
New video shows the moment an explosion that leveled a shopping center in Plantation in 2019. The incident was the result of a gas valve that was left on for hours. In all 22 people were injured.
Dash camera video captured the moment an abandoned pizza shop in a Plantation shopping center exploded.
Attorney Sam Coffey, who says he represents about 30 people and businesses impacted by the blast, tells NBC 6 the explosion was preventable.
“It blew up because the gas company didn’t lock out the gas meter when the customer called to turn off service,” Coffey said.