Explosion at construction site injures workers

NewsCopter 7 over the scene of a small explosion at a construction site under the High Line in Lower Manhattan.

June 1, 2012 9:06:40 AM PDT
Two workers suffered injuries after an explosion at a construction site in Lower Manhattan.

The small blast occurred around 10:30 a.m. at 15th Street and 10th Avenue, right below the High Line.

According to officials, a gas tank was being removed from the ground when the explosion occurred.

A gas station used to be based at that location.

The injuries to the workers were described as not life-threatening.

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