Manorville couple narrowly escapes car before engine explodes; no injuries reported

They were able to get out of the car and run away just before the engine exploded. (7/4/14)

WOODBURY - A Manorville couple narrowly escaped their SUV before the engine exploded in Riverhead Thursday afternoon.

The incident happened in the parking lot of the old IRS building on East Main Street. The couple had gotten into their car and turned on the air conditioning when they noticed smoke coming from under the hood. 

They were able to get out of the car and run away just before the engine exploded.

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No one was hurt.

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