All clear given after Farmingdale gas main break

Officials say the area between Elizabeth and Conklin streets are closed while crews work to fix the problem. (2/6/14)

FARMINGDALE - Officials say an all clear has been given following a gas main break in Farmingdale that forced the evacuation of some homes.

The gas main break happened just after 11:30 a.m., and police shut down the area around Elizabeth and Conklin streets.

Officials say homes on Elizabeth Street were evacuated for approximately 45 minutes.

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The Farmingdale Village mayor tells News 12 the gas leak happened at the Jefferson Plaza construction site. 


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