COVENTRY, R.I. (WPRI) — A fuel leak inside one in every of Coventry’s busiest purchasing plazas created a serious headache for drivers Monday.
The fuel leak was reported round 9 a.m. on the intersection of Centre of New England Boulevard and New London Turnpike, according to a social media post by the Coventry Police Department.
Entry to the purchasing plaza, which is situated alongside the Coventry/East Greenwich border, remained restricted all through the day as Nationwide Grid labored to restore the fuel leak.
Police stated the fuel leak was primarily situated on the East Greenwich aspect of the plaza, although they didn’t specify what could have triggered it.
The highway was reopened simply earlier than 7 p.m. Monday night.