Damaged gas line temporarily closed Hub City restaurant
PINE BELT, Miss. (WDAM) - A Hattiesburg restaurant was temporarily closed due to a damaged gas line on Thursday.
According to the Chief Communications Officer for the City of Hattiesburg, Samantha McCain, the gas line was damaged while crews were working on a utility repair in an alleyway off Batson Street.
Safety protocols were followed, and local businesses on that block closed until the issue was fixed.
Fairley’s Wings & More owner Nicholas Fairley posted on his Facebook page that the restaurant was closed till further notice.
McCain said Spire Energy was quickly on the scene to make repairs.
She said the line has since been repaired.
According to Fairley, the restaurant will be reopened at 5 tonight.
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