Gas main break shuts down part of Indy Blvd. in Highland

2012-08-29T08:50:00Z 2012-08-29T18:35:12Z Gas main break shuts down part of Indy Blvd. in HighlandBy Lauri Harvey Keagle, (219) 852-4311

HIGHLAND | Indianapolis Boulevard from Ridge Road to 81st Street was closed for about an hour Wednesday morning because of a gas main break.

Nearby businesses in the busy retail area were evacuated as a precaution, Highland Police Chief Peter Hojnicki said.

The break occurred when construction crews working on Indianapolis Boulevard hit a main just before 7:30 a.m. The road was reopened at 8:45 a.m.

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