Update: 2100 South in Salt Lake City now open, natural gas leak under repair

Photo Courtesy: Salt Lake City Fire

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah, March 12, 2019 (Gephardt Daily) — An evacuation order has been lifted and 2100 South in Salt Lake City has been reopened Tuesday night, after the area was shut down for repair of a natural gas leak.

Salt Lake City Fire Department Chief Adam Archuleta said at 8:30 p.m. that only a portion of Oneida Street (2150 East) — the actual site of the leak — remains closed to traffic.

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SLCFD had tweeted about the gas leak at 4:30 p.m., and drivers were urged to avoid the area.

A tweet at 5:30 p.m. reported that Dominion Energy was on scene and working to shut off the affected gas line and identify the location of the leak.

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