Friday, October 22, 2021

Road reopens after gas leak

FMFD flower mound emergency task force vehicleFlower Mound Road reopened around 1 a.m. Wednesday after being shut down for over 12 hours due to a gas leak.

The rupture was reported around 11:30 a.m. Tuesday after a contractor hit a gas line performing utility work. The road was closed in both directions between FM 2499 and McKamy Creek Road.

Underground utility work began Monday on a damaged section of 24-inch waterline which crosses the south side of the intersection.

FMFD flower mound fire truckNo business evacuations were reported, however, the gas pumps at the 7-Eleven located at the intersection were closed.

CTG Staff
The Cross Timbers Gazette News Department

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