• Traffic Alert: Ruptured gas line forces southwest Charlotte to close

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    CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Local contractors cut a gas line about three feet underground, which forced officials to close Steele Creek Road in both directions Monday during rush hour. It reopened at about 9:30 p.m.

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    The Charlotte Fire Department urged drivers to use caution in the area of Shopton and Steele Berry roads and to seek alternate routes.


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