A section of 86th Street was blocked off a little after 6 a.m. after a manhole fire broke out at 86th and Broadway.
“4 Units responded to W 86 st/ Broadway at 06:23 hrs for a manhole fire,” an FDNY spokesperson told us. “FDNY members secured the scene and notified utilities to respond. Units remained on scene until the arrival of con-ed at 09:50 hrs. no injuries.”