At least 3 separate manhole explosions in Forest Hills, Queens Blvd and 68th. Rocking street, building. Power now out. pic.twitter.com/Yg8EJUAEBs— CeFaan Kim (@CeFaanKim) February 20, 2017
FDNY says they responded to the scene at 102-30 Queens Boulevard just before 11 p.m. Sunday.
Users took to social media, saying the fire sounded like a large explosion.
Just underground on E train stuck right outside of 71st #ForestHills stop. Loud sound and then train shook. Anyone know what's going on??— Josh Rhett Noble (@JoshRhettNoble) February 20, 2017
One person who lives on Queens Boulevard says his building shook.
No injuries have been reported. There is no word on if the morning commute has been affected.