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Con Edison workers trapped in NY power plant by Sandy -Reuters witness

Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation - Tue, 30 Oct 2012 02:24 GMT
Author: Reuters
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NEW YORK, Oct 30 (Reuters) - Nineteen workers were trapped inside a Consolidated Edison power station on the east side of Manhattan Monday night by rising floodwaters that accompanied the surge from powerful storm Sandy, according to a Reuters witness.

A rescue worker, who declined to be named, said the station had suffered an explosion inside.

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