Crew ruptures gas line in downtown Orlando

Gas station evacuated near Church Street

ORLANDO, Fla. - A construction crew ruptured a gas line Friday in downtown Orlando, prompting the evacuation of a nearby gas station.

The incident happened around 11 a.m. on Church Street near Parramore. 

Officials said a 1-inch line was ruptured.  It was capped about an hour later and the gas station was reopened.

No other details were immediately known.

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