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Route 31 reopened north of downtown Algonquin

Published: Friday, Sept. 20, 2013 3:42 p.m. CST • Updated: Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013 1:43 p.m. CST

Authorities have reopened Route 31 between Cary Road and Klasen Road north of downtown Algonquin.

A gas leak in the area had caused the stretch of highway to close this afternoon, according to the Village of Algonquin.

Both northbound and southbound traffic were blocked.

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