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Gas leak causes road block in downtown Cedar Rapids

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CEDAR RAPIDS (KWWL) -

A gas leak caused the Cedar Rapids Fire Department to block off part of 3rd St SE Thursday morning.

According to Public Safety Communications Coordinator Greg Buelow, a contractor hit a 2-inch gas line just before 9 a.m. near 4th Ave and 3rd St SE.

There were no injuries and nearby buildings were not evacuated.

MidAmerican Energy also responded to the call to fix the leak.

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