• Cuba May 11, 2022 2:50 pm

    At Least 43 Dead After Explosion Rocks Havana Hotel

    Authorities believe a gas leak led to an explosion Friday morning that killed at least 43 people at an under-renovation hotel in Havana, Cuba.

  • Southbury March 13, 2022 3:47 pm

    Crews Fix Gas Leak After Tree Falls on Pipe in Southbury

    Crews have fixed a gas leak that was caused by a tree that fell on a pipe in Southbury on Saturday night. Dispatchers were notified around 10 p.m. that the Algonquin Gas Pipeline that runs through IBM in Southbury was leaking a significant amount of gas. Police said multiple houses on Kettletown Road were evacuated for safety and an emergency…

  • Norwich February 5, 2022 9:04 pm

    Repairs Being Made After Natural Gas Leak in Norwich

    Repairs are being made after a natural gas leak on a street in Norwich on Saturday. Firefighters were called to Asylum Street around 12:30 p.m. after getting a report of an odor of natural gas outside from a passing motorist. When crews arrived, they said they metered the area and found high readings at the storm drain in front of…

  • Avon August 30, 2021 1:08 pm

    Crews Investigate Gas Leak at Avon High School

    Crews are investigating a gas leak at Avon High School on Monday morning. Firefighters were called to Avon High School on West Avon Road around 8 a.m. after getting a report of an odor of natural gas. Emergency crews temporarily evacuated the school while firefighters conducted a sweep of the building. According to officials, the source of the odor was…

  • Wallingford May 10, 2021 9:02 pm

    Wallingford Man Arrested After Pouring Accelerant in Multi-Family Home With Kids: Police

    A man was arrested after being accused of pouring accelerant in a multi-family home with children inside in Wallingford, according to police. Police responded to the home on East Street on Mother’s Day at approximately 6:45 p.m. for a report of a gas leak. Fire officials determined that the source of the gas smell was not from a natural...

  • Hartford April 22, 2021 3:48 pm

    Gas Leak Closes Roads in Hartford

    There is a gas leak in Hartford and police have closed several streets.

  • Rocky Hill March 4, 2021 3:51 am

    Emergency Crews Respond to Gas Leak in Rocky Hill

    Emergency crews are working to repair a gas leak in Rocky Hill Wednesday night. Police confirmed firefighters were called in to investigate an odor of natural gas in the area of Capitol Boulevard and West Street. A CNG spokesperson said there are no evacuations. There is no estimated repair time, but crews expect to be out for several hours.

  • Torrington February 24, 2021 12:33 pm

    Road Reopens After Gas Leak in Torrington

    A road has reopened after a gas leak in Torrington on Wednesday morning. Police said a leak was reported on East Pearl Street around 6:20 a.m. Pearl Street was closed from Main Street to Grove Street, authorities added. The road has since fully reopened and emergency crews are no longer at the scene.

  • connecticut prisons January 9, 2021 10:01 pm

    Lawmakers: Prison Denied Entry to Responders During Gas Leak

    Federal lawmakers from Connecticut demanded answers Friday from the warden of the federal prison in Danbury after they say they learned first responders were denied access during one of two natural gas leaks within the past two months. Sens. Richard Blumenthal and Chris Murphy and Rep. Jahana Hayes said they sent a letter to Warden Diane Easter asking questions and…

  • Newington August 8, 2020 2:32 pm

    Gas Leak in Newington Prompts Evacuations

    Crews are investigating after a gas leak prompted some evacuations in Newington on Saturday. Police said crews have plugged the gas leak on East Robbins Avenue, but it is still leaking. Authorities are waiting for road crews to come secure the leak. Officers sent a reverse 911 message to houses in the neighborhood so they would know to evacuate, officers…

  • India May 7, 2020 1:01 pm

    Chemical Leak at LG Plant in India Kills 11, About 1,000 Ill

    A gas leak at a chemical factory owned by a South Korean company in southern India has left at least 11 people dead and about 1,000 struggling to breathe

  • meriden January 4, 2020 7:32 pm

    Gas Main Break Shuts Down Road in Meriden

    Police and Eversource crews responded to a gas main break in Meriden Saturday morning. The call came in just before 10 a.m. for an odor of natural gas in the area of Olive Street. Eversource has been working to locate the crack in the gas main, said officials. According to an Eversource spokesperson, there has been no evacuations issued at…

  • collinsville December 15, 2019 9:35 pm

    Gas Leak Closed Off Traffic in Collinsville

    Several roads were closed in Collinsville after a gas leak was detected on the roof of a local business. Canton firefighters responded to the Main Street vicinity at approximately 9:37 a.m. for a report of a gas odor in the nearby vicinity. Traffic was closed off to Main, Market and Front streets. Nearby apartments and businesses were also evacuated, according…

  • Manchester October 11, 2019 1:38 am

    Gas Leak in Manchester Prompts Evacuations

    Part of a Manchester neighborhood was evacuated due to a gas leak Thursday.

  • Twitter October 9, 2019 9:53 pm

    Evacuations Ordered After Gas Leak in New London

    Parts of downtown New London were evacuated and power out to thousands after a gas leak in the area of Bank and State streets Wednesday.

  • Columbia September 28, 2019 3:42 am

    Cause of Lawrence Gas Leak Identified After Hundreds Evacuated

    The major gas leak that caused evacuations in Lawrence, Massachusetts, on Friday was started when city contractors checking water valves “inadvertently closed a gas valve” officials said Friday evening. The leak caused hundreds of people to be evacuated from their homes and two schools early in the morning, just over one year after the area was rocked by gas explosions...

  • social media August 27, 2019 1:48 am

    Gas Explosion Rocks Howard County Building

    A gas explosion was responsible for the likely destruction of a Howard County office building on Sunday morning, fire and EMS officials say.

  • Glastonbury August 5, 2019 7:05 pm

    Crews Respond to Gas Leak in Glastonbury

    Police and firefighters are responding to a construction-related natural gas leak on Sycamore Street and the intersection of Hebron Avenue and Sycamore Street is closed, according to police.

  • Eversource June 19, 2019 5:01 pm

    Natural Gas Leak in Vernon Apartment Under Control

    A natural gas leak at an apartment complex in Vernon prompted some evacuations on Wednesday afternoon but the leak is under control and it is safe for residents to return.

  • LeAnne Gendreau March 26, 2019 12:38 am

    Gas Leak Reported at Dixwell, Whitney Avenues in Hamden

    A gas leak caused traffic backups during the evening rush hour at Dixwell and Whitney avenues in Hamden Monday.

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