Gas leak closes Rockford streets

Posted at 10:01 AM, Aug 26, 2014
and last updated 2014-08-26 10:01:18-04

ROCKFORD, Mich. — A gas leak has lead authorities to advise residents to avoid certain streets in the city.

A notice went out Tuesday morning advising people to avoid Summit Avenue between Rockview Drive and Riverchase Drive, which is south of 11 Mile. The neighborhood is across the Rogue River from downtown Rockford.

The Rockford Department of Public Safety said the area should be avoided at least until about 11 a.m.