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Area Homes and Businesses Evacuated

On the afternoon of Tuesday, September 12 around 12:41 p.m. members of the Slinger Fire Department were dispatched to the area of Kettle Moraine Drive, south and west of Commerce Blvd. for a report of a natural gas line that was struck.

 

Crews responded and located the main that was hit in the 600 Block of Kettle Moraine Drive.  Crews assessed the area for a reading of natural gas and evacuated several area residences and businesses. WE Energies  responded and contained the leak.

Crews were then able to clear the scene.

 

Kettle Moraine Drive south, from Parkway Drive to west Commerce Blvd was closed for around one and a half hours during this call.