- Associated Press - Monday, February 20, 2017

NEW YORK (AP) - Officials say a defective cable caused a power outage in Queens.

Fire officials responded to emergency calls around 11 p.m. on Sunday to what city officials initially described as a manhole fire.

Con Edison says a defective cable made three manholes smoke. Crews are cutting the defective cable.

Officials say there are no reported injuries.


Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times welcomes your comments on Spot.im, our third-party provider. Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide