Crane falls on gas pipeline in Harco

By Heartland News
HARCO, IL (KFVS) - A one mile radius surrounding a gas pipeline was evacuated after a crane fell on it this afternoon in Harco, Illinois.
A crane being relocated slid off the roadway and landed on the Texas Eastern pipeline in western Saline County on Droit Road, according to Chief Deputy Todd Fort with the Saline County Sheriff's Department.
The evacuations were not mandatory since the pipeline was not ruptured, but Texas Eastern provided courtesy notifications to the residents living in the surrounding area.