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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
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(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

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