Gas leak at 161 Rodney St. leads to evacuation
A suspected gas leak this afternoon in Williamsburg sent up red flags following yesterday’s fatal explosion in East Harlem.
Police blocked off 161 Rodney St. after they got a call at around 2 p.m. Thursday. Emergency officials had to evacuate about 25 people.
National Grid came on the scene to investigate and determined there was a leak in the service line pipe that leads into the building....