Overcast
29°FOvercastFull Forecast

McHenry Avenue reopens in Crystal Lake

Published: Thursday, May 16, 2013 10:46 a.m. CST • Updated: Thursday, May 16, 2013 5:01 p.m. CST
Caption
(Lathan Goumas - lgoumas@shawmsdia.com)
Crystal Lake firefighters work the scene of a gas leak on McHenry Avenue near Berkshire Drive on Thursday.

CRYSTAL LAKE - A portion of McHenry Avenue closed by a gas leak has reopened.

McHenry Avenue was closed between Buckingham and Berkshire drives on Thursday morning after construction workers struck a gas main near some businesses in that area, according to the Crystal Lake Fire Rescue Department.

No one was injured, and all nearby buildings were checked for possible leaks.

— Lawerence Synett and Jim Dallke

Get breaking and town-specific news sent to your phone. Sign up for text alerts from the Northwest Herald.

Reader Poll

If you had only one day to live, what would you do with it?
Learn to play the piano
Take up ice sculpting
Learn to speak French
Win over the love of a small town
Other