WWMT - wwmt.com - Search Results The following is an archived video story. The text content of that video story is available below for reference. The original video has been deleted and is no longer available. Death toll in NYC explosion climbs to 8NEW YORK (AP) - New York officials say an eighth victim has been pulled from the rubble of a gas explosion that destroyed two buildings in East Harlem.No name or identifying details were given for the body taken from the rubble Thursday. Of the seven other victims recovered, three women and one man have been identified A handful of people are still unaccounted for and it's still being treated as a rescue mission.Workers estimate they are about halfway through clearing the rubble.Investigators are trying to pinpoint the source of the gas leak. They're determining whether it had anything to do with New York's aging gas and water mains, some from the 1800s.