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Gas line cut by lawnmower in Burke Co. neighborhood

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MORGANTON, NC (WBTV) -

A gas line was accidentally cut in a Morganton neighborhood Wednesday morning.

Utility crews say a three quarter inch line was cut by a lawn mower on Perry Street.

A strong smell of gas permeated the neighborhood, reports WBTV's Steve Ohnesorge.

Crews are expected to have the line repaired by the end of the day.

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