Police have evacuated Binney Street between 2nd and 3rd streets due to a gas leak at 100 Binney St. Cambridge Police report:
Buildings in the immediate vicinity are being and have been evacuated to ensure the safety of those in the area; traffic is also being diverted.
John Garabo reports a worker may have hit a gas main during construction.
Jeremy Gilbert reports:
I was there on Linskey at 8:00am. Large excavator digging a trench. Loud sound like a clap, then lots of hissing. no gas smell immediately then a minute later cops came and told us to evacuate.
Muerl reports 3rd Street is also closed.