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Health / Safety

Natural gas line cut closing intersection at Mulberry St. and Meldrum St.

September 28, 2010

Poudre Fire Authority is currently on scene of a 4"- 6" Natural Gas line that has been cut due to construction.

Update 2:07 p.m.: The gas leak has stopped, but the intersection may be closed for some additional time.

Closed intersection

The intersection of Mulberry Street and Meldrum Street in Fort Collins is closed.  Please avoid the area. 

Streets that are still open are:

  • Magnolia Street on the north
  • Myrtle Street on the south
  • Howes Street on the east
  • Canyon Avenue on the west

Some buildings evacuated

Buildings within a 200' radius have been evacuated. No additional evacuations are expected, however firefighters are preparing for that possibility.

Estimated time for repair is four hours.
 
If you experience a natural gas smell inside a building surrounding this area, please evacuate and call 911.