Explosion reported in New York's Times Square subway station, watch video

New York, Dec 11 Possible pipe bomb detonated in a passageway below ground at Port Authority. One person is in custody. There are a few injuries. Police have obtained video and are confident it is contained: ANI Reported

 There have been reports of an explosion at a bus terminal in Manhattan and the New York City Police said they were responding to it.

The incident reportedly took place early on Monday at the Port Authority Bus Terminal near Times Square, BBC reported.

"The NYPD is responding to reports of an explosion of unknown origin at 42nd Street and 8th Ave, #Manhattan," tweeted the department.

"The A, C and E line are being evacuated at this time. Info is preliminary, more when available."

Times Square right now.....
Explosion in Manhattan pic.twitter.com/qdarvdpitn

— POLL TROLL (@PollTroller) December 11, 2017


WATCH: Scene at Times Square Subway Station after pipe bomb explodes. Suspect in custody. Reportedly 2 injured. Bomb Squad on scene. Entire area evacuated. pic.twitter.com/G9VRQngY3q

— Breaking911 (@Breaking911) December 11, 2017

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