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Gas line break July 30

This photo tweeted by Sioux City Fire Rescue on Tuesday shows personnel responding to a gas line break in the 1000 block of Fourth Street in downtown Sioux City.

SIOUX CITY -- A downtown intersection was closed Tuesday, after construction workers hit a gas line in the Historic Fourth Street vicinity.

Sioux City Fire Rescue just before 12:30 p.m. on Twitter said the Court and Fourth streets intersection was closed. The tweet said a gas line was struck and emergency crews and MidAmerican Energy workers went to the scene.

The fire agency said people should avoid the area and seek an alternate route.

The Sioux City Police Department activity log showed crews were called at 11:05 a.m. to the 1000 block of Fourth Street to investigate an odor.

MidAmerican Energy crews were still on site in the barricaded area at 7 p.m. Tuesday.

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