'Tis The Season For Exploding Manholes
The city's creaky tangle of underground utilities is once again under siege from salty water
Dec 26, 2020 9:45 AM
Theater District's Hot New Attraction: Fiery Hellmouths
Nothing to see here, just some random hellfire.
Updated: Feb 18, 2019 12:39 PM
Union Square Manhole Fires Trigger 'Giant Explosion' & Evacuations
"From what people heard, it sounded like a bomb. You felt it."
Updated: Mar 31, 2017 2:46 PM
Forest Hills Rocked By Manhole Explosions
Residents say the explosions shook their buildings.
Updated: Apr 2, 2018 7:08 PM
Video: You Never Forget Your First Manhole Explosion
This is a moment to cherish.
Updated: Aug 14, 2015 6:26 PM
Firefighter Struck By Flying Manhole Cover In Bushwick Explosion
Two other firefighters were also injured.
Updated: Jul 24, 2017 4:30 PM
Six Buildings Evacuated After Second Park Slope Manhole Explosion
Park Slope is crumbling right before our eyes.
Updated: Jul 24, 2017 6:32 PM
Manhole Explosions Rock SoHo, Setting Cars On Fire
A series of manhole explosions occurred in SoHo this afternoon, setting several cars on fire.
Updated: Dec 30, 2012 11:06 AM
Manhole Explodes in Carroll Gardens
They're back! We just received this tip from a reader about
Updated: May 2, 2010 6:01 PM
Rain Brings Manhole Explosions
The rain—and winds—is here and so are manhole explosions. WABC 7
Updated: Mar 13, 2010 9:02 AM
Brooklyn Manhole Explosion Injures Con Ed Workers
Two Con Ed workers were injured when a manhole exploded at
Updated: Feb 17, 2010 9:27 AM
Details About Fatal Brooklyn Manhole Fire
Yesterday, a routine Con Ed visit to a manhole at Euclid and
Updated: Oct 10, 2008 2:01 PM
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