Damaged Gas Line Closes Part of North Main Street in Madisonville

A portion of N. Main St. in Madisonville, Kentucky, was closed on Tuesday after a gas line was struck and damage.

Posted: Sep 15, 2020 2:55 PM
Updated: Sep 15, 2020 11:24 PM

Update: As of 4:39 p.m. CDT, Kentucky Transporation Cabinet District 2 said the stretch of N. Main St. that was closed is now reopened.

Kentucky Transporation Cabinet District 2 reports a gas main has been struck on N. Main St. in Madisonville on Tuesday.

Due to the damaged gas line, a portion of N. Main St has been closed.

On Facebook, The City of Madisonville, KY, said the road closure spanned from Arby's to Captain D's along N. Main St, and that it would last approximately three hours.

KYTC says the gas line was struck in front of Mandarin House, south of the intersection with KY 281.

Crews will be on-scene setting up detour signs.

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