32 Evacuated After Gas Leak - NECN
Massachusetts

Massachusetts

The latest news from around the state

32 Evacuated After Gas Leak

    processing...

    NEWSLETTERS

    32 Evacuated After Gas Leak
    necn

    Officials evacuated 32 people after a gas leak Thursday night at a condo complex in Franklin, Massachusetts.

    Columbia Gas tells necn that ice fell off the roof and struck a pipe, causing the leak at Ledgewood Condos.

    Franklin Fire had responded by 9:30 p.m., with Columbia Gas arriving just before 10:30.

    The gas was turned off while crews worked.

    Ledgewood Condos was previously the same complex where former Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez, charged with three counts of murder, had a "flop house."

    For up-to-the-minute news and weather, be sure to follow us on Twitter and like us on Facebook. Sign up for our new breaking news email alerts by clicking here and download our free apps here.