Vancouver blast that tore three metre crater in sidewalk blamed on failed cables

VANCOUVER – Electrical faults in underground utility cables set off a fire and a subsequent electric arc that the fire department says caused a three-metre crater in a new commercial area under Vancouver’sĀ GranvilleĀ Street Bridge. A statement from the department says fire investigators worked with officials from utility companies to determine that a fire in a … Continue reading Vancouver blast that tore three metre crater in sidewalk blamed on failed cables