GAS LEAK PHOTOS: Crews work to find source of leak in downtown Shelton

Here are photos of the scene in downtown Shelton on late Friday afternoon and evening, as personnel from Yankee Gas (now known as Eversource Energy) search for the source of a suspected natural gas leak. (Photos by Brad Durrell)

Police tape was put up to keep the public away from the suspected leak area.

Police tape was put up to keep the public away from the suspected leak area.

Their efforts were concentrated just outside the Subway sandwich shop, on the section of Bridge Street between Howe Avenue and the Viaduct Square/U.S. post office parking lot.

Click below to read more about the situation:

https://sheltonherald.com/60387/gas-leak-update-one-building-has-been-fully-evacuated-as-leak-search-continues/

 

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This manhole is outside the building at 375 Coram Ave., where a minor leak was reported.

This manhole is outside the building at 375 Coram Ave., where a minor leak was reported.

Shelton firefighters were on scene to provide assistance as needed.

Shelton firefighters were on scene to provide assistance as needed.

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Yankee Gas personnel work into the night searching for the leak source.

Yankee Gas personnel work into the night searching for the leak source.

Yankee Gas crews spray painted areas in orange on Coram Avenue.

Yankee Gas crews spray painted areas in orange on Coram Avenue.

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Two Yankee Gas workers conduct work in the parking lot in front of the post office.

Two Yankee Gas workers conduct work in the parking lot in front of the post office.

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Yankee Gas personnel work into the night searching for the leak source.

Yankee Gas personnel work into the night searching for the leak source.

 

 

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