Gas line break closes Homestead street

By Randy Wyrick

EDWARDS — A construction crew hit a residential gas line, closing a street through a Homestead neighborhood Monday afternoon.Ewing Construction is building a home in that neighborhood, and a crew doing some excavation snapped a 3-inch line, said Tracy LeClair, public information office for the Eagle River Fire Protection District.The gas leak closed a few blocks of Edwards Boulevard from Homestead to Miele Lane.Parents with children in Edwards Elementary School were asked to take Highway 6 to Lake Creek Road to access the school.The break happened about 2 p.m. Monday, not long before classes ended for the day at Edwards …

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