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60 homes evacuated after lightning strikes gas line in Tillsonburg (update)

Police are urging everyone in the area to stay away and not to go around road closure signs
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OPP say residents from Tilsonburg are allowed to return home after lightning ruptured a gas line in the area of Kara Lane earlier this morning.

Approximately 60 homes were evacuated with residents sent to a community centre on Hardy Avenue. 

OPP are thanking the residents for their cooperation and patience. 


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