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Parkchester »

Parkchester Macy's Evacuated After Manhole Fire, FDNY Says

The blaze sent smoke into the department store Monday morning, workers said.  

Crown Heights »

Manhole Fire Sparks Power Outage at Crown Heights School

The power went out around noon Friday at P.S. 138 in Brooklyn and surrounding areas, ConEd said.

Corona »

Businesses Left Without Power After Corona Manhole Explosions

The cause was damage to underground wires, Con Ed said. 

Upper West Side »

Manhole Fire Scorches Two Parked Cars, Witnesses Say

Flames poured out of manholes on West 81st Street and scorched two parked cars there, witnesses said.

Hudson Square »

Fire Breaks Out in Basement of Canal Street Building

The fire may have started in a nearby manhole before spreading to the basement, the FDNY said.

Corona »

Manhole Fire Forces Brief Evacuation of Corona Middle School

The explosion happened about 7 a.m. Friday morning, the FDNY said.

Midtown »

Midtown Manhole Fire Stops Traffic

No injuries were reported in the manhole fire at 49th Street and Seventh Avenue Thursday morning.

Upper East Side »

Manhole Fires Spark Explosions and Burn Cars on UES, Witnesses Say

The explosions occurred on East 89th Street early Friday morning, an FDNY spokesman said.

Midtown »

VIDEO: Marvel Comics Among Offices Evacuated in Midtown Manhole Explosion

No one was injured in the transformer explosion in front of 140 W. 51st St.

Woodhaven »

Five Hospitalized as Cars Scorched in Woodhaven Manhole Fires, FDNY Says

Manhole fires on 75th Street sent five people to the hospital and scorched nearby cars, FDNY said.

Williamsburg »

Three Buildings Evacuated after Manhole Fire on Maujer Street

A manhole caught fire at the intersection of Maujer and Humbolt streets.

Clinton Hill »

Animals Evacuated After Manhole Fire Spreads in Clinton Hill, FDNY Says

The fire broke out in two manholes near Myrtle and Washington avenues before spreading to a building.

Flatiron »

Champagne Lounge, Restaurants Evacuated Due to Manhole Fires in Flatiron

Two manhole fires left several buildings with higher carbon monoxide levels, officials said.

Upper East Side »

Manhole Fire Causes Street Closures on Second Avenue

A manhole fire at East 81st Street and Second Avenue has forced several streets to be blocked off.

New York City »

Dozens of Manhole Fires Cause Scattered Power Outages After Blizzard

More than 1,800 New Yorkers were without power Sunday evening, Con Edison said.