Crews respond to gas leak at Brookings School in Springfield

Police shut down streets in Springfield and several homes were evacuated due to a gas leak on Tuesday.
Published: Aug. 9, 2022 at 2:25 PM EDT|Updated: Aug. 9, 2022 at 4:25 PM EDT
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SPRINGFIELD, MA (WGGB/WSHM) - Police shut down streets in Springfield and several homes were evacuated due to a gas leak on Tuesday.

Police told us construction crews working on Walnut Street hit a gas line near the Brookings Elementary School just before 2:30 p.m.

Eversource crews responded to the scene to shut off the gas supply and fix the leak.

No injuries were reported.