Gas leak shuts down traffic on Longboat Key
LONGBOAT KEY - The gas leak that shut down traffic on Longboat Key Tuesday morning has been mitigated.
The intersection of Gulf of Mexico Drive and Broadway was closed in both directions after a construction crew ruptured a natural gas line at around 9:30 a.m.
Crews from Longboat Key Fire, Teco, Sarasota and Manatee counties work to mitigate the leak.
The scene was clear by 1 p.m.