Gas Line Rupture in Mentor Repaired

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MENTOR, OH (WOIO) - Nearly one dozen Mentor families are back in their homes after being forced to evacuate Monday afternoon.

Authorities say a crew installing a drainage pipe struck a gas line.

The rupture happened near the intersection of Mentor and Garfield.

Garfield Road between Mentor Road and Johnnycake Ridge was shut down while East Ohio Gas repaired the line.

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