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Gas Leak Closes Some Montecito Streets For Part Of Day

Posted on Tuesday, February 26, 2013 3:20pm

A construction crew accidentally ruptured a gas line in Montecito today, closing some streets for much of the day.

The accident happened just before 11 a.m., at the intersection of Butterfly, and High Road.

Southern California Gas Company crews were able to stop the leak in about an hour.

It took workers more than three hours to fully repair the damage, and reopen closed streets in the area. No one was hurt.

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