Gas leak temporarily shuts down portion of Biscayne Boulevard in Miami

By Amanda Batchelor - Senior Digital Editor

MIAMI - A gas leak temporarily shut down a portion of busy Biscayne Boulevard Monday afternoon in Miami, authorities confirmed.

The gas leak was reported in the area of Biscayne Boulevard and Northwest 34th Street.

Miami police said southbound lanes of Biscayne Boulevard were closed between Northwest 33rd and 36th streets.

Miami Fire Rescue Capt. Ignatius Carroll confirmed the scene had cleared shortly before 2:45 p.m. 

No other details were immediately released.

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