Gas Line Ruptures in Georgetown
Police and fire were on scene at a gas line rupture in Georgetown on Saturday morning.
Just before noon on Saturday June 16, 2018, Halton police reported a gas line had ruptured at a new restaurant under construction on Main St. in Georgetown.
Police say the Georgetown Farmer’s Market was impacted.
According to police, a two-inch exterior gas line was severed by construction equipment. Occupants of three residential buildings were evacuated as a precaution.
Union Gas capped the leak and police are clearing the scene as of just before 1:30 p.m.