NTSB Press Release

National Transportation Safety Board
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NTSB Issues Investigative Update for East Harlem, N.Y., Gas Explosion


WASHINGTON – As part of its ongoing investigation into a March 12 gas explosion that destroyed two buildings in the East Harlem section of New York City, the NTSB today released an investigative update. The NTSB sent a go-team to the accident, and still has investigators on-scene.

Work planned for the remainder of the week:

The investigation is ongoing. Any future updates will be issued as events warrant. Follow the investigation on Twitter at @NTSB, on our website at ntsb.gov or by signing up to receive NTSB news releases at www.ntsb.gov/registration/registration.aspx

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