From the report:
A gas explosion started the fire just before 6 p.m. at J.J.’s Restaurant near 48th Street and Belleview Avenue. Missouri Gas Energy said the early indications are that a contractor doing underground work struck a natural gas line.
Kansas City Mayor Sly James said that a woman remains missing and a man, who was believed to be missing, was located at a hospital Tuesday night.
Authorities said the missing woman may have worked at J.J.’s.
“Our main concern in that we still have a missing individual,” James said during a Wednesday morning news conference.
James said that search teams with dogs would be going through the rubble of the restaurant.