Car damages gas line at West Peoria home, sending woman to hospital

Local News

A West Peoria homeowner was taken to a local hospital after a car severed a gas line to a house.

Ameren tells us that a car traveling down Western Ave. Tuesday morning smashed through a guard rail, hitting into the gas line.

The Peoria County Sheriff’s office is currently looking for the driver, who say took off before waiting for police to arrive at the home.

The homeowner requested to go to the hospital after feeling faint.

Damage estimates are still to be determined, and authorities are urging you to contact police if you’ve seen anything.

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