The Montclair Police Department has reported at 5:30 pm this evening, they received a report of numerous manholes exploding on Claremont Avenue between North Mountain Avenue and the Verona border. As a result of this incident there is a sinkhole on Bloomfield Avenue at the intersection of Sunset Avenue in Verona.
The following streets are closed in both directions:
Due to multiple manhole explosions at the intersection of Bloomfield ave and Sunset in Verona Bloomfield ave is closed in both directions,
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MPD says there are no reported injuries or power outages at this time. Both PSE&G and the Montclair and Verona Fire Departments are on scene investigating the cause of the explosion.