Gas leak at parking garage on Dwight Street in Springfield

Private contractor cut gas line

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Springfield firefighters were called to Dwight Street for a report of a gas leak Thursday morning.

According to Springfield Fire Department spokesman Dennis Leger, the natural gas leak happened at the parking garage located at 75 Dwight Street.

Leger said a private contractor that was cutting concrete cut the gas main into the garage. The garage had to be evacuated so that Columbia Gas could make repairs.