Cut gas line causes evacuation at State Farm

By WEEK Producer

Cut gas line causes evacuation at State Farm

June 3, 2014 Updated Jun 4, 2014 at 9:12 AM CDT

BLOOMINGTON, Ill. -- A State Farm building was evacuated Tuesday morning after a nearby gas line was cut by a lawnmower.

According to State Farm spokeswoman Holly Anderson, fewer than 20 employees were in the building, located on Rhodes Lane.

All employees were allowed to return to the building at about 11:15 a.m. There were no injuries.

Nicor Gas repaired the line shortly after the incident.

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