Gas leak closes North Illinois Street

News-DemocratJune 17, 2013 

— North Illinois Street was briefly closed Monday morning after a construction crew hit a gas line near Lebanon Avenue.

Mayor Mark Eckert said traffic had to be diverted while the problem was repaired and so the gas could dissipate. Some nearby residents were also asked to evacuate the area.

Eckert said the problem was quickly resolved and North Illinois Street was reopened.

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