Gallery: VIDEO: Dramatic Con-Ed Station Explosion at Hurricane Sandy’s ...

Much of Lower Manhattan is still in the dark thanks to the explosion that occurred during Hurricane Sandy at the Con Edison power plant on Avenue C and 14th Street. What many thought was “green lightning” was actually a transformer exploding around 9 p.m. at the peak of Sandy’s rage. Many locals caught the explosion on video, but none that we’ve seen so far were quite as close as this one shared by Gothamist this morning.

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