By CBSNewYork Team

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A manhole caught fire early Monday in Brooklyn.

The flames broke out shortly before 3 a.m. in the 3700 block of Bedford Avenue in Sheepshead Bay.

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The fire is burning just across the street from Madison High School.

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Cars have been moved, and crews have roped off the area.

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CBSNewYork Team