Gas leak prompts village-wide service shutdown in Bruce

UPDATE:
Rusk County (WQOW) – According to We Energies, a third party contractor hit a gas line while doing construction.

We Energies says the gas has been shut off and there is no danger to the public.

Anyone who was evacuated from their home can now safely return.


Rusk County (WQOW) – Due to a major gas leak, gas services have been shut off in Bruce.

According to the Rusk County Sheriff’s Office, there is a “substantial gas main break.”

Because of that, gas service has been shut off to the entire community.

The gas leak is in the area of River Avenue and 3rd Street.

You are asked to avoid the area.

Clint Berge

Clint Berge

Clint Berge is the Social Media & Digital Content Manager for Eau Claire's Own WQOW News 18. Report any website issues to him at cberge@wqow.com

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