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Brooklyn Heights Armageddon

Gothamist reports that a "possible gas leak and/or explosion has prompted the evacuation of buildings in Brooklyn Heights near Borough Hall and Court Street." The city's Office of Emergency Management Twitter feed reports, "Multiple manhole fires near Joralemon St and Columbia Place in BK." A witness told Gothamist, "So MAJOR EXPLOSION just outside my build. I thought my building was about to fall over. Everyone is okay. Thanks Goodness! But I am being asked to leave my building. What the heck!" What the heck indeed. UPDATE: The Post says no injuries, Brooklyn not destroyed. [Gothamist; @NotifyNYC]