Gas main rupture near St. Augustine closes part of Rt. 41

Avon Police Chief Don Shamblin is telling WGIL there was a gas main rupture Thursday morning in the St. Augustine area along Route 41.

Shamblin says  Route 41 has reopened after being closed for a time at the junction with Highway 116, and just north of Avon.

Fire and utility services were on the scene according to Shamblin.

WGIL will let you know when that happens.

 

 

A previous version of this story mentioned Don Shamblin as Avon Fire Chief. He is in fact the Avon Police Chief, and this story has been updated to reflect that.