Pipeline Leak Under Investigation

Jordan Township, Lycoming County- An uneasy night for residents in two counties after a natural gas pipeline ruptured and leaked creating a sound some compared to hundreds of freight trains.
 

People are back in their homes this morning after the scare near the Lycoming and Columbia County border resulting in widespread evacuations.
According to E-M-A officials the problem with the gas line owned by Williams Pipeline started around 9:30 Tuesday night near the intersection of Wilson Road and Keller Hollow Road in Jordan Township, near Unityville.
    A fire had to be extinguished -- and a three mile evacuation was being called for.
    About 130 residents were evacuated to fire halls in Benton and Unityville
officials are still investigating what caused the leak.   



   


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