Road reopens after flames engulf electrical manhole cover

. Credit: Umit Bakir
. Credit: Umit Bakir
. Credit: Umit Bakir

In April last year, an explosion ripped through a pavement in central London. No one was injured in the blast in Pimlico.

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Explosion beneath pavement forces evacuation

50 people were forced from the businesses and homes this morning after an explosion beneath an electrical manhole cover in Islington.