Gas Leak Like a “Geyser” Prompted Evacuations | NBC Connecticut

Gas Leak Like a “Geyser” Prompted Evacuations

The evacuations were brief, officials said.


    There was a a gas leak like a "geyser," in Windsor on Monday morning.

    Some homes in Windsor were evacuated for a short time on Monday morning because of a gas leak.

    Firefighters responded to Fox Meadow Lane and Prospect Hill Road Call at 7:45 a.m. and crews said the gas leak was “like a geyser.”

    Connecticut Natural Gas also responded and shut the gas off.

    Some homes were evacuated for a matter of a few minutes. 

    Road work was being done in the area and an officer at the scene said construction is likely done for the day since CNG has to repair the line.