Manhole Explosion In Brooklyn Heights

Brooklyn HeightsWPIXBrooklyn (New York City)

Several man-hole fires Thursdaymorning disrupted rush hour for Brooklyn Heights residents.

Two manholes exploded and residents told PIX 11 News fire as high as five-feet rose from the ground around 9:30 a.m..

Con-Edison crews and fire trucks lined Joralemon street and Columbia Street.

No one was injured.

Residents told PIX 11 News they want answers as to why it happened.

An investigation is underway.

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