Homes evacuated after gas leak in Lynnwood

LYNNWOOD — As many as six homes near Lake Serene were evacuated Monday afternoon after a natural gas leak nearby. Construction crews working in the area accidentally cut into a gas line about 1 p.m. in the 5300 block of 144th Place SW, said Leslie Hynes, spokeswoman for Snohomish County Fire District 1.

Puget Sound Energy also was summoned.

No injuries were reported.

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