Lyn-Lake businesses, homes evacuated after gas leak

Multiple businesses and homes at the intersection of Lyndale Avenue and Lake Street were evacuated Tuesday morning when construction workers hit a gas line, according to a Minneapolis dispatcher.

Police and fire crews were called to the scene around 10 a.m. and blocked traffic on Lyndale while workers repaired the leak. Emergency crews started clearing out after 1 p.m.

No one was injured.