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Light rail construction causes gas line break

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(Source: CBS 5 News) (Source: CBS 5 News)
PHOENIX (CBS5) -

Light rail construction has caused a gas line break in north Phoenix.

The Phoenix Fire Department spokesman Capt. Jonathan Jacobs said construction on the light rail cracked a 2 1/2-inch natural gas line near 19th Avenue and Glendale on Monday afternoon.

Homes and businesses in the area were briefly evacuated.

The 20 displaced have since been able to return safely.

No injuries were reported.

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