• Explosion reported inside Scottdale manhole

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    SCOTTDALE, Pa. - Emergency crews rushed to the scene of an explosion reported inside a manhole in Scottdale Thursday afternoon.

    Officials said the explosion was reported in front of the Scottdale Bank & Trust Co. on Pittsburgh Street about 12:15 p.m.

    Witnesses at the scene told Channel 11 News that heavy smoke was seen coming from the manhole.

    There’s no word what caused the explosion or if any injuries were reported.

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