DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) — Dallas fire officials and Oncor are investigating after flames and smoke were seen rising from multiple manhole covers Sunday morning.
Just before 6:30 a.m. Sept. 1, Dallas Fire-Rescue units were sent to a call for reports of flames shooting up from manhole covers on the 1200 block of Elm Street in Downtown Dallas.READ MORE: 1 Killed, 3 Injured In Arlington Car Accident
When firefighters arrived, they saw smoke coming from the manhole covers, which led to underground vaults where electrical transformers were located.READ MORE: Mesquite Police Identify Officer Killed In Shooting, Vigil To Be Held Sunday
By the time firefighters got there, there were little flames left and the fire was extinguished in about an hour.MORE NEWS: No. 3 Cincinnati Claims AAC Crown, Possible Playoff Spot
No injuries were reported, and this remains an ongoing investigation.