Gas leak closes West 20th in Joplin for extended period of time; 6″ line struck in continuing construction project

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JOPLIN, Mo. — The Joplin Police Department release information regarding a gas leak. “20th Street is closed between Pearl and Byers due to a gas leak. Utility crews are on scene working to deal with the problem. Please stay out of the area and plan a detour route.”

Joplin Fire Department is on the scene and the roadway, all lanes, are closed to traffic. You are asked to avoid the area if possible.

20th Street is closed between Pearl and Byers due to a gas leak. Utility crews are on scene working to deal with the problem. Please stay out of the area and plan a detour route.

Posted by Joplin Police Department on Wednesday, July 21, 2021

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