Green line resumes service after hours of interruption due to gas leak near metro
Service has resumed on the green line of the Montreal metro after a gas leak near Atwater Ave. and de Maisonneuve Blvd. caused an interruption that the STM that lasted until 2 p.m.
The line was closed between the Angrignon and Berri-UQAM stops, the transit agency said around 10:30 a.m.
Service gradually resuming on the GREEN line. #stminfo M— Ligne Verte (@stm_Verte) October 6, 2020
Service is currently resuming but trains are not stopping at the Atwater station.
The Montreal fire department said a pipe was hit in the area during construction at around 9:30 a.m.
It also caused the evacuation of Dawson College.
Fuite de gaz – ATWATER / MAISONNEUVE – Première alarme – Coupure de courant possible. Merci d’éviter le secteur. pic.twitter.com/tAv92wi6wx— Sécurité incendieMTL (@MTL_SIM) October 6, 2020