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      Construction crews hit gas line, homes evacuated

      Construction crews hit a gas line Saturday evening in Gaylord, which caused ten homes to be evacuated.

      Construction crews hit a gas line Saturday evening in Gaylord, which caused ten homes to be evacuated.

      Dave Duffield, the Otsego County Fire Department Chief, says an unmarked service line to a building was hit at the corner of East Main Street and Elm Avenue.

      Crews were repairing sewer lines at the time of the accident.

      Chief Duffield says about ten homes were evacuated down wind of the scene.

      No injuries were reported during the leak, which authorities say lasted one hour.