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UFO or what? Bright light mystifies New Yorkers after transformer fire

A transformer explosion at an electric power substation in the New York City borough of Queens lit up the night sky with a bright blue light on Thursday, mystifying some residents, but officials said no one was injured in the incident. The scene outside ConEd pic.twitter.com/yYbKKf08R0 — Nick Riccardo (@nickriccardo) December 28, 2018 “There was a boom and a bang and a flash of light,” said Jim Long, a spokesman for Fire Department New York. “It’s all under control but we’re still getting calls from residents…