NYPD says it's responding to a report of an explosion in Manhattan

Lester Mason
December 11, 2017

A man with a "possible second device" has been detained in the subway tunnel.

Details remain scarce, but authorities say the blast was near 42nd Street and Eighth Avenue. There were no immediate reports of injuries.

ABC reportes the explosin happened in a confined passageway at the terminal between 42nd street and 8th avenue. The A, C and E subway lines are being evacuated.

The Port Authority Bus Terminal is the largest in the USA, serving more than 65 million people a year.


The Port Authority is a transit hub for New Jersey commuters and is mere blocks away from Times Square.

Numerous trains are now bypassing Times Square and Port Authority, according to the MTA.

This is a developing story and will be updated.

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