Underground Explosions Blow The Lids Right Off The Street

By Scott Sarvay

January 31, 2011 Updated Jan 31, 2011 at 12:38 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (Indiana’s NewsCenter) - A series of underground explosions rocked an area of downtown Indianapolis this weekend.

Reports say the blasts blew five manhole covers out of their holes Sunday morning.

Firefighters were already near the scene to check out calls of natural gas odors.

But utility officials don't think the explosions were natural gas-related.

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