An Avalanche Caused A Gas Leak Near Copper Mountain

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It is being reported that an avalanche this morning has caused a natural gas pipeline to rupture, causing evacuations and road closures.

As reported by local news outlet Fox31, crews from Summit Fire & EMS are at the scene, as well as crews from Xcel Energy to contain and correct the issue.

There have been no injuries reported due to this issue.


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