Ayden Broken Natural Gas Line Repaired

A natural gas line break prompted a brief evacuation in downtown Ayden Monday morning.

The leak happened around 9:00 a.m. behind the Ayden Pool Hall on South Lee Street.

Authorities say town workers were repairing a sink hole with a backhoe when a 2-inch line was hit.

A one block area was evacuated, while several nearby buildings had their gas service cut off.

Greenville Utilities got the leaking gas turned off and repaired the line.

You must be logged in to post comments.

Password (case sensitive):
Remember Me:

275 E. Arlington Blvd. Greenville, NC 27858 252-439-7777
Copyright © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 259794631 - witn.com/a?a=259794631
Gray Television, Inc.