On March 26, 2015 a gas explosion in the East Village, NYC caused a massive blaze, killing two people and injuring twenty-five others. The fire raged for many hours and three neighboring buildings collapsed as a result. Dataminr for Public Sector's first alert was 12 minutes ahead of major news reports, and helped emergency responders act quickly to protect the public.
Dataminr for Public Sector alerts clients to explosion
Dataminr for Public Sector alerts clients to the explosion within minutes.
Woah, HUGE explosion noise on the block and everyone’s sticking their heads out the windows. What just happened!
Explosion on 2nd ave and 7th St Manhattan
Loud explosion at 7th and 2nd. NYPD and FDNY already on the scene
Explosion 7 & 2nd NYC east village #fire #explosion #NYC
Con Edison crews responding to building collapse in #EastVillage. Cause is still undetermined.