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Gas Main Rupture Near Ballston

by ARLnow.com August 9, 2012 at 10:34 am 2,263 4 Comments

Arlington police and firefighters are shutting down part of Henderson Road near Ballston due to a gas main rupture.

Henderson Road is being closed between Glebe Road and N. Thomas Street, according to scanner traffic. Some buildings on the block may also be in the process of being evacuated.

Washington Gas is en route to the scene.

  • NrNy2ArlVa

    FALSE ALARM – Just the A-Town Bar opening up.

  • bobco85

    So that would explain the weird smell I noticed this morning biking to work through there. I thought the smell was from some sort of sewage spill.

    • YTK

      Or the all-pervading stench that seems to emanate more frequently from a Metro Station.

    • Henry Spencer

      I was driving through this morning and smelled it too. Definitely smelled like gas.


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