Crews on scene following manhole explosion, fire in Hartford  HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — Eversource and MDC are on scene after a manhole cover explosion in Hartford Tuesday morning. According to the Hartford Fire Department, at 11:20 a.m. there was a manhole cover explosion in front of 266 Pearl Street. They say ... WTNH Connecticut News (press release) (2018/01/24 3:17)

Manhole Explosion Sends Smoke Over Wall Street, Prompts Building Evacuation: Officials  Wall Street Manhole Explosion Sparks Evacuation. A witness captured footage showing a smoky, explosive fire on Wall Street Monday afternoon. (Published Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018). A manhole explosion Monday afternoon on Wall Street prompted a building ... NBC New York (2018/01/23 6:06)

Manhole fire in Quincy forces businesses to be evacuated – Boston ...  QUINCY, MA (WHDH) - Quincy police responded Tuesday to reports of an underground explosion in the city. The incident happened in the area of 1547 Hancock St. in Quincy Center. Police diverted traffic from the area while crews respond to the incident ... Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News (2018/01/24 7:10)

Gurgaon: Open manhole in Sector 34 becomes a nightmare for commuters  A sewage manhole, which has been lying open for the last two months in Sector 34, has become a major concern for commuters. Residents said although they had lodged a number of complaints with the civic bodies, no step was taken to cover it. There have ... Hindustan Times (2018/01/23 2:02)

Hello Kitty manhole art helps Japan sewers clean up their act  TOKYO: Japan's sewerage industry has found a way to clean up its dirty and smelly image: elaborately designed and colourful manhole covers with 12,000 local varieties nationwide - including, of course, a Hello Kitty design. Appealing to a Japanese love ... Channel NewsAsia (2018/01/14 18:50)

Man arrested for stealing manhole covers: cops  WEBSTER, Mass. — Massachusetts police say they have arrested a man who stole seven manhole covers and put traffic cones in their place. The Telegram & Gazette reports the 46-year-old Webster man was arrested Friday and charged with larceny. Police say ... New York Post (2018/01/17 7:09)

Risking lives, manhole covers not soldered into place  Ludhiana: Despite being pointed out several times, the Municipal Corporation (MC) has failed to pay attention towards manhole covers that have not been levelled against roads. The manhole cover level is either above or below the road surface in ... The Tribune (2018/01/23 4:16)

Manhole work will close part of O'Connor Street for six weeks  A six-week closure of O'Connor Street in the heart of Centretown will force southbound motorists to find alternate routes during the afternoon rush. The city announced on Wednesday that it will close O'Connor Street between Laurier Avenue and Somerset ... Ottawa Citizen (2018/01/17 22:49)

Manhole explosions lead to power outage in Jersey City  Crews are working to restore power to a commercial area of Jersey City after two fiery manhole explosions Wednesday. A spokeswoman for Jersey City said the explosions happened on Washington Boulevard and the subsequent fires were put out by ... WABC-TV (2018/01/18 5:27)