Water break, gas leak reported on Sekitan Ave in Addyston - Cincinnati News, FOX19-WXIX TV

Homes evacuated after water break, gas leak in Addyston


A water main break led to a gas leak Friday evening in Addyston that caused nearby homes to be evacuated.

It happened at Sekitan Avenue and Church Street around 5 p.m. Construction on a broken water main led to an accidental snag of a gas line, which caused the leak.

Crews were able to cap off the gas line. A total of five homes were evacuated as a precaution. 

Authorities said two homes remained without water. 

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