A steam pipe exploded in Manhattan's Flatiron District Thursday morning hurling chunks of asphalt and spreading a geyser of billowing white air several stories into the air. The high-pressure steam leak beneath Fifth Avenue at the intersection with East 21st Street created a huge break in the ground.
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