Con Ed restores power in Yonkers after outages

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In Yonkers, Con Ed crews restored power to the thousands who lost it yesterday thanks to a sewer grate fire.

An explosion happened near the intersection of central park and Yonkers avenues.

According to Con Ed, a cable fire was the culprit and the blast knocked out power to more than 3-thousand homes.

At least a dozen people had to be rescued from elevators.