Gas line hit during water line repairs in north Austin

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AUSTIN (KXAN) — Workers trying to replace a water line in north Austin ended up hitting a gas line Tuesday morning.

It happened on the 1600 block of Morning Quail Drive, near Hidden Quail Drive, around 9:02 a.m. According to Texas Gas Service, a contractor hit a line. 

People were not asked to evacuate their homes, but gas workers blocked off the area and will likely finish their work sometime in the afternoon.

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