CLEARWATER, Fla. (970 WFLA) – Countryside Boulevard is now open in both directions. Clearwater gas has restored service to all the affected commercial customers.
Clearwater Police say a contractor hit a 2-inch gas line while doing a directional boring at Countryside Boulevard at the mall entrance. They were working to install a traffic control mast arm. The roadways around Countryside Boulevard at the mall entrance were shut down for several hours.
No one was evacuated.