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Firefighters respond to possible explosion inside building on Humboldt Street

Updated: 01/30/2014 4:59 PM
Created: 01/30/2014 4:38 PM WHEC.com

Fire officials say a call for a possible explosion inside a city building is likely an electrical issue.

The Rochester Fire Department responded to Industrial Furnace on Humboldt Street around 3:00 p.m. for a possible explosion and smoke in the building.

At this hour, fire officials think there was a problem in an electrical vault in the building where all the high voltage wires come in. They're waiting for RG&E to come look at the issue further. Power is only out to part of that building. 



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