Gas leak shuts down Main Street in Claremont, residents urged to avoid area

Residents in Claremont are being ask to avoid parts of downtown due to a gas leak, officials said.

Main street was shut down until further notice due to the ruptured gas line.

Officials said no access will be allowed within 300 feet radius of Main Street.

Residents are being asked to stay away from Claremont downtown Main Street areas until further notice for the safety of themselves and Emergency Services personnel.