Crews responding to gas leak in Bradenton, multiple road closures reported
BRADENTON, Fla. (WWSB) - Crews are responding to a hazmat situation in Bradenton.
The happened on 44th Avenue just after 2 p.m. According to officials on scene, a crew struck a 4-inch gas line. TECO energy is on scene. Manatee County Sheriff’s officials are assisting Southern Manatee Fire with road closures.
TRAFFIC ADVISORY: MCSO is assisting Southern Manatee Fire & Rescue & Hazmat with road closures.— Manatee Sheriff (@ManateeSheriff) May 28, 2021
44TH AVE. E.: Closed from 301 Blvd. E. to 15th St. E.
9TH ST. E.: Closed from 301 Blvd E. to 37th Ave. E.
They anticipate the closure to remain in effect for a couple of hrs. pic.twitter.com/O2rNWfPjN9
Please avoid the area if possible. ABC7 has a crew on scene.
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