FDL Natural Gas Leak Update

Fond du Lac firefighters were dispatched for a natural gas leak to the intersection of 13th Street and Greenwood, a block west of Main Street just before 10 a.m. this morning. A 4-inch gas main was hit during road construction. Nearby homes were evacuated while Alliant Energy crews stopped the leak. Residents were allowed to return to their homes in about an hour. Alliant estimated108 customers were without natural gas while repairs were being made. No one was injured during the incident.