Rockford Scanner™:  Gas Line Hit In Loves Park




 

 Gas Line Hit In Loves Park

Sources are reporting around 9:45 am, an excavating company hit a main gas line near Mables Way and  Squaw Valley. That is located NW of Bell School and Broadcast Parkway.  Reports of a main gas line was hit.  No injuries have been reported.  Unconfirmed reports are saying there are possible evacuations.

 








 

Rockford Scanner™: Emergency Personnel On Scene Of A Rupture Gas Line On Fire in Rockford, Video In the Article




 

 

Rockford Fire Department and NICOR Gas are on scene of a ruptured gas line on fire on Rockford’s SW side.

It happened near 312 Blackhawk Avenue.

A ruptured natural gas line on fire.  

Unconfirmed reports are saying lightning was the possible cause of this rupture. 

The fire is contained to the gas line and a metal fence and the ground.  No injuries have been reported.

Avoid the area.