Gas Main struck by private contractor
Photo by bob mccormickpeople evacuated from plaza
Photo by Bob Mccormickarea blocked off Route 300
Photo by bob mccormickfirefighter checks area of gas line
Photo by bob mccormickOrange Lake FD at the scene
Photo by bob mccormickCentral Hudson arrives at the scene
Winona Lake FD responded to a gas line struck in rear of Marshalls Plaza-1432 State Route 300 on July 8. Winona Lake Car Two requested
Orange Lake and Cronomer Valley FD to scene. Town/Newburgh Police helped evacuate everyone from every building in the plaza. Central
Hudson was contacted and arrived with in twenty minutes-they shut the gas off and was in process of repairing the struck line. Firefighters
stood by and help keep the area secure-Deputy Fire Coordinator 36-12 was at scene. Businesses were reopened after the gas was shut off.
Town/Newburgh Building rep was asked to come to the scene.