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Firefighters stop Methane leak at Fresno City Yard

Wednesday, January 12, 2011

Fresno Firefighters are responded to a methane gas leak at the Fresno City Yard.

The leak happened on El Dorado and E Street just south of Highway 180. The methane gas was leaking from a semi truck.

The Fresno Fire Department told Action News a tanker truck carrying 20,000 gallons of highly flammable liquid methane developed the leak

Firefighters say they managed to stop the leak and the health department is now on the scene.

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