BREAKING: Manhole explosion reported in downtown Sioux City

Local News

Fire crews were dispatched to the area of 7th and Jackson streets in Sioux City around 11:15 Wednesday morning after the report of an explosion from a manhole cover.

Mid American Energy is currently on scene. It’s unclear what may have caused the issue at this time.

Back in March an underground electrical fire caused a series of manhole explosions in downtown Sioux City.

KCAU 9 has a crew on the scene and we’ll bring you the latest information as soon as it becomes available. 

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