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Construction Crew Hits Gas Line, Stay Away From Powerline Near Palmetto Park

Florida News Palm Beach County
A construction crew hit a gas main in the area of Palmetto Park Road and Powerline. Evacuations are underway as of 10:40 a.m.


BOCA RATON, FL ( (Copyright © 2022 MetroDesk Media, LLC) — DEVELOPING AT 10:40 a.m. — A construction crew working in the area of 22191 Powerline Road struck a natural gas line. Palm Beach County Fire Rescue and Boca Raton Fire Rescue are on the scene and evacuations are underway.

Expect traffic to be difficult in the area for what may be the next several hours.

Stores in the area include Brooklyn Water Bagel, Publix, Starbucks, Chipotle, and the Garden Shops At Boca DelMar.

The situation has been classified as a “hazmat” incident.





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