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Electrical fire near Radio City Music Hall

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NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) -

Firefighters battled an electrical fire in Midtown Manhattan on Friday. The fire created thick, black smoke and caused a traffic backup.

The fire burned in a transformer vault near Radio City Music Hall on Avenue of the Americas. It extended to a machine room in a basement, the FDNY said.

Con Edison said the fire broke out around 9 p.m. but there were no outages, the AP reported.

Radio City had no scheduled events.

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