Construction project causes gas main break in Fond du Lac

FOND DU LAC (WITI) -- Alliant Energy reported that 108 customers are without natural gas following a gas line leak near 13th and Greenwood in Fond du Lac Monday morning, April 22nd.

According to officials, the break is the result of road construction project in the area.

Nearby homes were immediately evacuated by fire personnel with the assistance of the FDL Police.

Alliant Energy was called to the scene and were able to stop the leak from a 4” gas main. All residents who were evacuated were allowed back in their homes after approximately one hour.

Alliant Energy reported that 108 customers will be without natural gas while repairs are being made.

There were no reported injuries.