Blasts Blow Off Manhole Covers in Downtown Detroit

By: Associated Press
By: Associated Press

DETROIT (AP) -- Media reports say an underground explosion has caused damage in downtown Detroit.

WXYZ-TV reported that authorities said Saturday morning's explosion happened at an underground electrical substation in the central business district.

WWJ-AM, WXYZ and WDIV reported the blasts blew manhole covers into the air.

There were no immediate reports of injuries.

A Detroit Police spokeswoman said more information would be released later. The Associated Press left a message with fire representatives.


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