Firefighters at the scene of a gas leak on Springfield Road after an excavator hit the line


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Firefighters evacuated an area on Springfield Road between Schoolhouse Private and Bertrand Street for a gas leak that began when an excavator hit a gas main on Tuesday morning.

The leak was expected to close Springfield Road between Beechwood Avenue and Bertrand Street for about 90 minutes, the Ottawa Fire Department said just before 9 a.m.

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Enbridge arrived on scene at 8:46 a.m.

At approximately 9:30 a.m., OFS reported that Enbridge had stopped the leak and that the road closure was expected to last another 90 minutes.


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