Part of Old State Road in Norwalk closed for gas leak

Emergency crews have closed off Old State Road in Norwalk, between Ohio 18 and U.S. 20, while workers repair a gas leak. Norwalk officials said the half-mile stretch of road should reopen by about 5 p.m.
Sandusky Register Staff
May 19, 2012

Emergency crews have closed off Old State Road in Norwalk, between Ohio 18 and U.S. 20, while workers repair a gas leak.

Norwalk officials said the half-mile stretch of road should reopen by about 5 p.m.

An Ohio Edison crew struck and ruptured a gas line while digging at about 2 p.m., city officials said. No one was injured and residents were not forced to evacuate.