Reader Report: Gas Leak Detected on East Houston Yesterday

Posted on: July 31st, 2014 at 10:10 am by
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The smell of gas in the air was quite pungent on East Houston yesterday evening. Emergency Con Edison crews and firefighters were busy in and around the corner of Eldridge Street. One resident theorized that the purported leakage was probably related to the constant construction in the vicinity.

No word yet on the cause of the olfactory situation here, but it’s unsettling nonetheless.

No one is taking chances after that tragic gas explosion in Harlem four months ago.

What are you hearing?

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