Gas Leak Downtown Sherbrooke
Emergencies and important notices
A gas leak occurred this morning on Meadow Street.
- Énergir is out in the field to stop the leak. The repair time is estimated at a few hours.
- The Service de protection contre les incendies de Sherbrooke is present. Few buildings were evacuated as a preventive measure.
- Hydro-Sherbrooke also turned off the power in the sector of King Ouest, Belvedère Nord, Frontenac and Wellington Streets. Some traffic lights are in flashing mode or do not work. Police officers from the Service de police de Sherbrooke ensure the flow.
- Wellington Nord and La Grenouillère and Webster parking lots are closed.
The sector is to be avoided for the moment.