Gas line break closes part of Cooper-Foster Road in Lorain

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LORAIN, Ohio — Nearly 350 residents are being affected by a possible gas line break in the city of Lorain.

According to city officials, Columbia Gas has closed Cooper-Foster Road near Cottonwood between Broadway and Oberlin Road.

Officials say residents coming home will not be allowed through, and those in their homes can only leave the area by foot.

Officials say it will take several hours to repair the leak.

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