Water main break, gas leak in Sarasota - FOX 13 News

Water main break, gas leak in Sarasota

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SARASOTA (FOX 13) -

There is a mess at Osprey Avenue and Grove Street in Sarasota.

A construction crew ruptured a gas line and also broke an eight-inch water main. The road is underwater.

Some nearby businesses are being evacuated because water and power are off. Ten nearby homes and Southside Elementary School are also being emptied.

School officials are notifying parents of the closure through the ConnectEd telephone system. Students that cannot be picked up are being transferred to Brookside Middle School.

Stay with FOX 13 for updates.

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