Underground Electrical Explosion Jolts Downtown Cincinnati

Discussion in 'The Bar' started by dawg, Mar 7, 2012.

  1. dawg

    dawg In The Dog House Staff Member

    Reputations:
    540,687
    Joined:
    Aug 19, 2010
    Messages:
    119,508
    Likes Received:
    90,791
    Officials are investigating a report of an underground explosion in downtown Cincinnati on Tuesday.
    Police shut down the intersection of 4th and Main streets Tuesday morning as investigators tried to determine why several manhole covers blew off. There were also reports of clouds of smoke in the area. No one was hurt.

    The cause of the fire, related to electrical equipment within the sewer, is not yet known.

    Duke Energy was on the scene along with the Cincinnati Fire Department.

    Once utility crews can determine what went wrong, they will see if the repairs to the equipment can be made at a less busy time so the intersection can reopen sooner.

    [LIVELEAK]93d_1331137044[/LIVELEAK]
     
  2. Schmoopy

    Schmoopy Shit Mult Hunter

    Reputations:
    216,454
    Joined:
    Aug 25, 2010
    Messages:
    211,015
    Likes Received:
    33,726
  3. low selfestitle

    low selfestitle Moderator Staff Member

    Reputations:
    4,218
    Joined:
    Sep 4, 2010
    Messages:
    28,099
    Likes Received:
    623
    Another WKRP promotion gone awry. :facepalm:

    [​IMG]
     
  4. nserafini

    nserafini Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    3,385
    Joined:
    Sep 7, 2010
    Messages:
    5,260
    Likes Received:
    769
    Ohio could use some cleaning up anyways ...
     
  5. GHP

    GHP New Member Banned User

    Reputations:
    37
    Joined:
    Sep 2, 2010
    Messages:
    40,383
    Likes Received:
    6
    Mario farted
     
  6. Schmoopy

    Schmoopy Shit Mult Hunter

    Reputations:
    216,454
    Joined:
    Aug 25, 2010
    Messages:
    211,015
    Likes Received:
    33,726
    That's how he cleans himself after sex.
     
  7. sstressed

    sstressed enhancement toker VIP

    Reputations:
    121,204
    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2011
    Messages:
    41,097
    Likes Received:
    23,456

    eww.