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A home in the 2100 block of West 107th Place was leveled by an apparent natural gas explosion on Tuesday. (Credit: CBS)

Peoples Gas Repairs Damaged Main After Service Knocked Out To More Than 90 Homes

Another gas main hit by a Water Department crew on the South Side is leaving 91 customers without service.


Mundelein Flare

5-Story Geyser Of Flames Shoots Into Mundelein Sky

As officials have warned, you can expect to see a five-story geyser of flames shooting into the air in Mundelein through much of the morning Tuesday.

CBS Chicago–10/11/2011

Natural gas flare (Credit: AP)

Gas Main Work In Mundelein To Create 50-Foot Flame

MUNDELEIN, Ill. (CBS) — A huge flame will shoot as high as 50 feet into the air Tuesday morning in the far north suburbs. As WBBM Newsradio’s Regine Schlesinger reports, North Shore Gas crews will […]

CBS Chicago–10/10/2011

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Old Town Gas Leak Prompts Hazmat Response

Construction crews hit a gas main Friday morning in the Old Town neighborhood, prompting a hazardous materials response.

CBS Chicago–08/12/2011

Chicago firefighters respond to a major gas leak outside the Affinia Chicago hotel at 166 E. Superior St. on April 7, 2011. (Credit: CBS)

Large Gas Leak Secured Near Streeterville Hotel

Emergency crews have secured a large gas leak outside a Streeterville neighborhood hotel on Thursday.

CBS Chicago–04/07/2011

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Construction Crews Hit Gas Main On Southwest Side

Construction crews hit a gas main this morning near in the Southwest Side’s Garfield Ridge neighborhood, prompting police to reroute traffic.

CBS Chicago–04/05/2011