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Sarasota Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019 2 years ago

Street reopens near hospital after gas leak

Arlington Street was closed between U.S. 41 and Osprey Avenue while authorities responded to the gas leak.
by: David Conway Deputy Managing Editor

Update: Sarasota Police say Arlington Street has reopened to traffic. 

Previously: A segment of Arlington Street is closed as emergency personnel work to address a gas leak near Sarasota Memorial Hospital.

The portion of Arlington Street between U.S. 41 and Osprey Avenue is closed, the Sarasota Police Department announced at 11 a.m.

Sarasota Memorial Hospital announced the Sarasota County Fire Department is working to fix a gas leak near 1851 Arlington St. The hospital said pedestrian and vehicular access to the building and nearby staff parking garage is restricted.

This is a developing story and will be updated as more information becomes available.

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