Fowler Avenue back open after gas leak - FOX 13 News

Fowler Avenue back open after gas leak

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Fowler Avenue in Temple Terrace has been reopened after a gas leak closed a portion overnight.

Tampa Electric confirmed a Peoples Gas natural gas line sprung a leak, causing a closure from Gillette Avenue to Interstate 75.

Authorities said about 25 homes nearby had to be evacuated while they evaluated the leak.

The cause of the leak is still under investigation.

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