Gas line damaged in Winnipeg forcing closure of Ness

Traffic is blocked along a section of roadway in Winnipeg's Polo Park area after a natural gas line was damaged.
Police block Ness Avenue after a gas leak on Wednesday. (Jeff Stapleton/CBC)

Traffic is blocked along a section of roadway in Winnipeg's Polo Park area after a natural gas line was damaged.

Ness Avenue has been closed in both directions near the intersection with Century Street (Route 90).

People are urged to avoid the area.