Gas main hit, Tejon Street now open

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April 2, 2014 Updated: April 2, 2014 at 11:20 am
photo - Tejon Street is closed at Ramona Avenue after a gas main was reportedly damaged about 9 a.m., according to a tweet from the fire department. (Courtesy KOAA)
Tejon Street is closed at Ramona Avenue after a gas main was reportedly damaged about 9 a.m., according to a tweet from the fire department. (Courtesy KOAA) 

Fire crews responded to a gas main line that was hit in south Colorado Springs on Wednesday morning.

Tejon Street has been opened after being closed at Ramona Avenue after a gas main was reportedly damaged about 9 a.m., according to a tweet from the Colorado Springs Fire Department.

Colorado Springs Utilities crews clamped the gas line about 9:45 a.m. and damage is being assessed.

A contractor hit an abandoned natural gas line that was not mapped, according to utilities officials.

Motorists are asked to avoid the area.

Check www.gazette.com for updates.

Gas main hit, Tejon Street now open

Published: April 2, 2014

Fire crews responded to a gas main line that was hit in south Colorado Springs on Wednesday morning. Tejon Street has been opened after being closed at Ramona Avenue after a gas main was reportedly damaged about 9 a.m., according to a tweet from the Colorado Springs Fire Department. Colorado...

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