Crews Hit Gas Main In Fond du Lac

On Monday September 27, 2021 at 10:45 a.m. FDL Fire Rescue was dispatched to the intersection of Doty and Arndt for a gas line that was hit by contractors working on a street reconstruction project.

Fire crews began to immediately evacuate nearby residents and businesses. FDL County Communications Center activated its Code Red system which alerted nearby residents of the evacuation order. 

Alliant Energy arrived on scene and they continue to work on correcting the leak. Some electric customers had their power interrupted by Alliant as a precaution while emergency repairs are made. 

FDL PD is also on scene securing the 4-block area to reduce vehicle and pedestrian traffic.