Gas Main Break Causes Evacuations
By: Heartland News
MURPHYSBORO, Ill. - Evacuations are underway after a gas main break in Murphysboro, Illinois.
Shortly after 9:30 a.m. Tuesday a repair crew digging with a back hoe hit a main gas line that feeds into a mobile home park. The crew called authorities for help.
That's when police and fire crews began evacuating more than 50 people from their homes.
There's no reports of any injuries.