Gas line ruptured by Escanaba gardeners

ESCANABA — A gas leak was reported after Escanaba residents hit a line while planting flowers Sunday, according to Escanaba Public Safety Department.

At around 3 p.m. on Sunday officers responded to the call of a gas leak on the 600 block of 16th Street in Escanaba.

Officers called in DTE, which stopped the leak and repaired the line.