Fire Erupts at Con Edison Power Plant in East Village

Wednesday, March 02, 2011

A transformer fire broke out at a Con Edison substation in the East Village this afternoon.

The fire erupted at 2:20 p.m. Wednesday at a facility on East 14th Street near Avenue D. No injuries were reported. The utility said there have been no reported power outages and the electrical transmission system is stable.

With the Associated Press


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