Large Gas Main Struck In Trenton Area Evacuated Until Leak Repair Made

April 19, 2021

TRENTON, NJ (MERCER)–Workers reportedly struck a 16 inch gas main the the 600 Block of Chambers Street near St. Francis Hospital at 8:35 am. Trenton Fire Department responded and notified PSE&G, with the size of the leak several houses in the area were evacuated and Trenton Police set up a detour in the area. PSE&G arrived and were able to plug the leak in the 16 inch gas line. After the leak was controlled residents were allowed to return to their homes.

Photos by Brian McCarthy, OnScene News


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