Itasca: Natural gas line break prompts some evacuations

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ITASCA, Texas (KWTX) Authorities were evacuating 15 to 20 people from their homes Tuesday afternoon following a natural gas line break in Itasca in northern Hill County, Chief Hill County Deputy Rick White said.

A work crew accidentally broke the line Tuesday afternoon near the intersection of K-Lane and Mill Street, he said.

The evacuation was ordered as a precaution, he said.