Manhole explosion in Midtown

Manhole explosion in Midtown

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A transformer explosion and fire rocked Midtown Manhattan Saturday night.  It happened about 9:40 p.m. at 50th St. and 2nd Ave.

A car that was parked above the manhole caught fire but no one was hurt.

Witnesses told Fox 5 News that a nearby building shook shook from the blast.

According to the FDNY, there are no reports of injuries.

Fire officials and Con Ed were investigating the fire.

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