Manhole explosion forces evacuations

Fire officials say a manhole explosion forced the evacuations of two Cypress Hills buildings. Residents were instructed to leave 104 and 106 Euclid Ave.

Residents were instructed to leave 104 and 106 Euclid Ave.

Residents were instructed to leave 104 and 106 Euclid Ave. (3/12/15)

CYPRESS HILLS - Fire officials say a manhole explosion forced the evacuations of two Cypress Hills buildings.

Residents were instructed to leave 104 and 106 Euclid Ave.

As of late night Thursday, Con Edison was still on the scene.

News 12 is told that there is concern about carbon monoxide in the area.

It was not clear when residents would be allowed back into their buildings.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

VIDEO: March to help seniors apply to college 1 VIDEO: March to help seniors apply to college
News 12 took to the streets to find 2 Word on the Street: Time travel
NYCHA asked children to design their dream playgrounds. 3 NYCHA, nonprofit team up for new Red Hook playgrounds
Brooklyn Weekend Travel Advisory, Dec. 10-11 4 Brooklyn Weekend Travel Advisory, Dec. 10-11
5 Brooklyn Sportscast, Dec. 8

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Furry Friends is a weekly segment on News Furry Friends

Furry Friends is a weekly segment on News 12 Brooklyn nightside.

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