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UPDATE: Car accident leads to gas leak in Linn County

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LINN COUNTY (KWWL) - UPDATE: As of 10:30 p.m. Wednesday night the area was deemed safe.  Roads were reopened and people were allowed back into their homes.

On Wednesday, Nov. 26 at approximately 8 p.m. there was car accident on East Post Road in Linn County.

 There was also a related gas leak that somehow had a connection to the car crash.

The accident closed East Post Road from Highway 100 to Cottage Grove Avenue.

Traffic is also halted from East Lakeside Road to West 30th Drive.

It has been reported there have also been homes evacuated throughout the area.

Updates will continue as the story develops.
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