Gas leak causes road closure in Fond du Lac

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FOND DU LAC - The Fond du Lac Fire Department responded to a natural gas leak Thursday at 2:06 p.m. in the area of South Hickory and West Rolling Meadows Drive.

A construction company had been working in the area and accidentally struck a natural gas service line.

Fire crews evacuated the area and closed Rolling Meadows Drive until it was safe.

Alliant Energy was contacted and arrived on scene to clamp off the leak.

There were no reported injuries and the road has been re-opened.