EASTHAMPTON, Mass. (WWLP) – Someone hit a gas line, causing an evacuation at a mill complex in Easthampton Friday.
Andrea Luppi of Columbia Gas told 22News that the water department crew was doing work behind the mills on Pleasant Street, when they hit a plastic gas pipe.
Forty-two people were evacuated, Luppi said.
Crews have since shut off the gas, and the situation has been made safe.