Benchmark Road in Avon closed due to gas leak, crews on scene
Eagle River Fire Protection District crews responded to a confirmed gas leak on Benchmark Road in front of the Seasons building in Avon this afternoon.
Xcel Energy is also on scene, and the road has been shut down to both vehicle and pedestrian traffic.
Authorities are advising the public to avoid the area.
At least one boulder will need to be blasted as part of the cleanup effort.