- Associated Press - Wednesday, July 13, 2016

WILLISTON, N.D. (AP) - A natural gas leak in Williston prompted the precautionary evacuation of some nearby homes.

KUMV-TV reports (https://bit.ly/29DUpvn ) that a person digging in a backyard accidentally struck a gas line on Tuesday afternoon. Emergency officials who responded evacuated the area while they worked on the problem.

The evacuations lasted for about an hour and a half. No injuries were reported.

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Information from: KFYR-TV, https://www.kfyrtv.com/



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