Buildings in downtown Green Bay evacuated after gas leak

Crews work to repair the gas leak in downtown Green Bay.
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GREEN BAY, Wis. (WBAY) -- Several buildings in downtown Green Bay were evacuated late Wednesday afternoon after construction workers struck a gas line.

The Green Bay Metro Fire Department says construction crews struck a gas line while working near Breakthrough Fuels at 402 S. Washington Street.

Washington Street between Stuart and Mason remain closed as of 6:30 p.m.

The fire department worked with WPS to cap the leak.

As of 6:30 p.m. people were able to reenter the surrounding buildings.

No injuries were reported.