Manhole Explosion

A manhole exploded in Hell's Kitchen on Friday, Aug. 14. (Credit: Lee Debressy)

Crews Finish Repairs After Manhole Explosion In Hell’s Kitchen

Crews finished cleaning up damage on Saturday that was left behind by a manhole explosion in the middle of Manhattan.

08/15/2015

A manhole exploded on West 45th Street and 9th Avenue. (credit: David Murray)

Manhole Explosion Shatters Window In Hell’s Kitchen, Causes Traffic Mess

An underground explosion sent a manhole cover flying at around 11:38 a.m. at 45th Street and 9th Avenue.

08/14/2015

Emergency responders appear after a series of manhole explosions near Penn Station on May 6, 2015. (credit: Twitter/AnakiKHearts)

2 Manholes Explode, Rock Buildings, Rattle Nerves Near Penn Station

The blasts occurred at the corner of Eighth Avenue and 35th Street at around 10:16 a.m.

05/06/2015

The scene after a manhole erupted in fire in Bushwick, Brooklyn, leaving a firefighter injured. (Credit: markmizzles)

3 Firefighters, 2 Utility Workers Injured In Brooklyn Manhole Explosions

At least one firefighter was injured late Thursday when a manhole exploded and caught fire in Bushwick, Brooklyn.

03/05/2015

Marge Contorno, 91, was hit by flying glass when a manhole exploded in Park Slope, Brooklyn on Monday, Feb. 2. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Woman, 91, Describes Being Hit With Glass When Manhole Cover Went Flying

Con Edison said 600 fires have erupted in New York City manholes since Sunday, and one woman was speaking after being hospitalized from an explosion earlier this week.

02/06/2015

This cab was damaged by debris from a manhole explosion in Midtown on Nov. 17, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Good Samaritan Credited With Saving 2 In Cab When Manhole Explodes In Midtown

A bizarre and dangerous incident left two people injured in Midtown Manhattan Monday morning.

11/17/2014

Midtown East Manhol Fire

Manhole Explosion Rocks Midtown East

A manhole fire caused quite a scare Saturday evening in Midtown East.

06/15/2013