Crews work to fix gas leak

By: NewsCenter 16 Email
By: NewsCenter 16 Email

St. Joseph County Parts of Birch Road in St. Joseph County will be closed for the next two hours due to a gas leak. The road closure is between McKinley and Jefferson.

It all happened shortly after 9 a.m. when crews were working to fix frozen pipes. They then hit a two inch gas line with a backhoe.

There was a voluntary evacuation just east of Birch. Most residence complied.

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