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Gas main struck, traffic snarled in Wauwatosa

Gas main struck, traffic snarled in Wauwatosa

By Jay Sorgi. CREATED Feb 15, 2013

WAUWATOSA - We Energies crews have gone to a location near Highway 100 and West Bluemound Road Friday morning to take care of a gas main that was struck.

Authorities have closed the corner of 110th and Bluemound.

A We Energies spokesperson says they received a report that a construction crew struck a gas main in the area.

The spokesperson said crews have capped off the leak.

Wauwatosa Police stopped eastbound traffic on Bluemound Road at 112th Street, but Bluemound Road has been re-opened.

We Energies crews are checking nearby buildings to check on gas levels.

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