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Manhole explosion in Marble Hill injures 2 people: FDNY

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Posted at 11:24 AM, Jul 07, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-07 12:07:44-04

MARBLE HILL, Manhattan — Two people were injured when a manhole exploded in Marble Hill Tuesday morning, fire officials said.

The manhole, located near the Broadway Bridge, exploded just after 10 a.m., according to the FDNY. Fire officials initially said the manhole was located on the other side of the bridge in Inwood.

Two people suffered minor injuries. They were being evaluated and treated at the scene, officials said.