WESTFIELD, NJ — Prospect Street was closed for a short time near East Broad Street Friday morning due to smoke emanating from electrical lines underneath the street, a spokeswoman for the town said.
Authorities reopened the street by 11:30 a.m., according to the spokeswoman, Kim Forde.
“The Westfield Fire Department responded to the scene, and subsequently reached out to PSE&G for their assistance in resolving the issue,” Forde said. “There were no injuries and no damage to any buildings.”
It was not clear specifically what caused the smoke condition. No injuries were reported, Forde said.
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