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Gas leak spurs evacuations in Morris Heights

Con Edison crews and firefighters were called to

Con Edison crews and firefighters were called to the scene. After doing some excavation work, a crack was detected in a gas line. (March 23, 2014 9:48 AM)

A gas leak prompted residents to evacuate from two apartment buildings in Morris Heights on Saturday.

Authorities say the leak sprang from a sewer in the street and began seeping into the basement of 19-99 Morris Ave.

Con Edison crews and firefighters were called to the scene. After doing some excavation work, a crack was detected in a gas line.

Tenants say the air smelled of gas...

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