Gas Leak Shuts Down Bloomington Intersection

Construction crews hit a gas main in Bloomington Friday afternoon. Photo: KSTP/Eric Chaloux
Construction crews hit a gas main in Bloomington Friday afternoon.

August 11, 2017 02:10 PM

A two-inch gas line in a construction zone on Normandale Boulevard in Bloomington was struck by a road scraping truck late Friday morning, resulting in a gas leak according to the Bloomington Fire Department.

CenterPoint Energy reports the truck hit the line in the zone between 84th and 94th Street. The leak was stopped around 1:45 p.m. And the road was scheduled to reopen shortly thereafter.

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There were no evacuations.

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Eric Chaloux

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