Power restored after 2 manhole explosions in Hartsdale

Power has been restored to Con Ed customers in Hartsdale after an underground explosion yesterday. Repairs continued throughout the night at several apartment buildings along

Power restored after 2 manhole explosions in Hartsdale

Power restored after 2 manhole explosions in Hartsdale (2/28/14)

HARTSDALE - Power has been restored to Con Ed customers in Hartsdale after an underground explosion yesterday.

Repairs continued throughout the night at several apartment buildings along East Hartsdale Avenue after two manholes exploded around 2 p.m. The explosions were caused by an underground transformer fire.

Traffic along East Hartsdale Avenue was shut down for hours.

One resident told News 12 it "sounded like someone dropped a bomb." No injuries were reported.

For extended footage from Hartsdale, watch the clip to the left or click News 12 Extra on Optimum TV channel 612. 

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

VIDEO: Chopper 12 over Tappan Zee Bridge construction 1 VIDEO: Chopper 12 over Tappan Zee Bridge construction
State Sen. Ruben Diaz visited Melrose-based artist Robinson 2 Black History Month: Robinson Alston
A group of GoFundMe contributors and a medical 3 Charitable acts help sick Texas boy get home
At Pole Position Raceway in Farmingdale you can 4 LI Winter: Pole Position Raceway
Suffolk PD detectives say one person was killed 5 Police: 1 person killed in Moriches accident

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE