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Contractor accidentally breaks natural gas line

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SPOKANE, Wash, - The area around Sacred Heart Medical Center is now safe following an incident in which a contractor broke a natural gas line on Monday.

The contractor was working with an excavator around the Madison Inn and accidentally hit the three-quarter-inch gas line.  Natural gas seeped into the air until an Avista repair crew could come and shut it off.  No one was hurt in the accident.

 

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