Due to a natural gas leak, traffic will be diverted at Division and Swayne Street in the Town of Cobourg. A gas meter was damaged as a result of a motor vehicle collision. The Cobourg Fire Department has evacuated some premises and businesses in the area.
Work has commenced in the area to repair the damage. The area will be closed to vehicular as well as pedestrian traffic until later this afternoon. Please avoid the area and find an alternate route.
If anyone has any information regarding this incident please contact the Cobourg Police Service at 905-372-6821 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.