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Con Edison workers trapped in NY power plant by Sandy -Reuters witness
October 30, 2012 / 2:25 AM / 5 years ago

Con Edison workers trapped in NY power plant by Sandy -Reuters witness

NEW YORK, Oct 30 (Reuters) - Nineteen workers were trapped inside a Consolidated Edison power station on the east side of Manhattan Monday night by rising floodwaters that accompanied the surge from powerful storm Sandy, according to a Reuters witness.

A rescue worker, who declined to be named, said the station had suffered an explosion inside.

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