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Van explosion in Manhattan

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Credit: Stephanie Bonaparte Credit: Stephanie Bonaparte
NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) -

A van burst into flames Wednesday morning in the Flatiron District of Manhattan.

Firefighters responded to 5th Ave. and 23rd St. at around 11 a.m. where the vehicle was fully engulfed.

A photo posted to the Good Day NY Facebook page showed the burning van shooting large plumes of smoke into the air.

It took firefighters two hours to put out the blaze.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

There were no reports of injuries, said fire officials.

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