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Broken gas line forces road closure, church evacuation

By Chris Loveless, Digital Content Director , c.loveless@krdo.com
Published On: Jun 11 2014 11:08:07 AM CDT
Updated On: Jun 11 2014 11:08:31 AM CDT
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -

El Morro Road is closed between S. Academy Blvd. and Delta Drive because of a gas leak.

Pikes Peak Park Baptist Church has been evacuated.

The Colorado Springs Fire Department says an excavation crew hit the line, causing the leak.

It's unknown when the leak will be repaired or when El Morro Road will reopen.

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