Channel 11 Emails...

Delivered To Your Inbox

Explosion reported inside Scottdale manhole


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.