Evacuation in Monroe after gas line struck

Evacuation in Monroe after gas line struck

MONROE, OH (FOX19) – - A gas leak on Macready Avenue prompted a brief evacuation of residents in Monroe Tuesday morning, city officials said.

A city water crew hit a gas line about 9:45 a.m., according to dispatchers.

Duke Energy responded and is repairing the line.

Residents were permitted back in their homes shortly after.

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