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Gas line busts, halts traffic

March 8, 2006

Albany - Subcontractors installing fiber optic cables hit a gas line on Slappey Boulevard Wednesday afternoon and that created a traffic backup during the lunch hour. It happened around 12:30PM in front of the old Taco Bell.

The gas line was punctured and police and firefighters blocked the road, to keep cars from sparking a potential fire in the area. Water, gas and light workers fixed the line in about an hour.

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