Car Hits Gas Main; Rt. 10 In Simsbury Closed

The 24 hour WTIC traffic network reports a vehicle hit a gas main at a beauty salon on Route 10 in the Weatogue section, near Mitchell Volvo on Route 10,  Hopmeadow Street in Simsbury.

People in the neighborhood tell WTIC News the dealership,  the post office,  a hair salon, and other businesses as well as residences in the area between Route 185 and Powder Forest Drive were  evacuated. Gas and electric service was cut to about 250 customers in the area.  Injuries were reported to at least two people in the car.


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