Caught on video! Manhole cover sent flying MORE than 200 feet above a Buffalo street by blast is during local news interview

by John Brodgian | April 14, 2015 7:51 am

Well this could have been scary.  A man was being interviewed by a local TV station, when this happened[1]….


Authorities have said an underground electrical fire is blamed for a explosion that sent a manhole cover flying more than 200 feet above a Buffalo street in a blast that was captured by a television news photographer.

The fire began around 11:30 a.m. Sunday on Tupper Street in downtown Buffalo, WGRZ reported.

Police evacuated two buildings as smoke came out of manholes, according to the television station.

Thankfully no one was hurt!  Watch for yourself below…

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