ROSELLE PARK, NJ - Police and Fire units were called to Roselle Parks Casano Community Center on Wednesday morning after workers hit a gas main causing an evacuation of the area.

According to Mayor Carl Hokanson, workers at the project to upgrade and replace lines at the Casano Community Center, hit a main gas line causing a major break in the line. Police and Fire Units were at the scene evacuating the area around the center that is located in the downtown area on the 300 Block of Chestnut Street. 

According to Hokanson, the project will take until late afternoon to be fixed. Everyone is advised to take alternative routes. 

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