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>> we have breaking news. commuter crunch not quite as bad as expected as driver get used to all electronic tolling on the mass pike. we have team 7 coverage. plus a terrifying crash. a driver in salem barrels into a mother and her children. . >> and a patriots making history. major milestone that gronc hit in buffalo, good monday morning everybody. happy halloween. thanks for joining us. i'm sayaire french. >> i'm christa delcamp. we know you're busy planning. you want to know how the forecast will be. it's chilly to smart. how about later on. >> a little bit on the cool side. trick-or-treat temperature where they are now. that will put folks in the low-to-mid 40s by 6:00 or 7:00. we warm up near 50 degrees. there's a wind at 10 miles per hour out of the northwest. it's a cool breeze giving windchill factor feeling more
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the costume. then i think you get away with that. quiet times ahead. through the day. and more importantly this dry overnight tonight. cool breeze but that breeze will subside as we go throughen thing hours. when the breeze subside we lose a few degrees. trick-or-treat temperature phasing back to 48 on average at 5:00 p.m. about 42 degrees at 7:00 p.m. all and all quiet few days ahead of out. and midweek warm up 60s maybe near 7 thursday. more on that and when we'll see rain ahead. breaking news the first morning commute with all electronic tolls on the mass pike. traffic patterns have been shifted as the old tollbooths are being torn down. no major delays to report. there was an accident near the businessin toll. for tlatest let's go to jennifer eagan who is live along the mass pike for us. . >> good morning. things slowed down a little bit earlier this morning.
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can see traffic is really light. traffic is pushed to outside lanes. that's because they are tearing down the booths on the inside. this is first phase of demolition right now. there are 23 work zones along the pike at the old tollbooths. demolition and then the road repair after is expected to take until no november 22nd. then demolition begins on outside tolls in phase 2. state officials warned this will slow down traffic. driver we spoke w morning said the commute wasn't that bad. it was backed up where they were doing the work. but it wasn't anything crazy. it does seem like day are making work of this. they starting to pave the way it appears. in those center lane getting those ready for the traffic flow for phase two of all of this. you want to remember as you head
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the speed limit going down to 15 miles per hour. jennifer eagan, 7 news "today in new england." our team 7 coverage continues now so let's check in with marshall hook in the traffic tracker this morning. hey, marshall looks pretty good where you are. >> yeah, sarah. we're approaching the same tollbooths here. we have been up and down the pike all the way from downtown all the way up to back more than once now. it's been pretty light day trafficwise. this is the approach into these tolls. a lot of morning when they aren't in full demolition of tollbooths that would be further back than it is right now. but as you can see we are rolling right up to the tollbooths the only thing that's going to slow us down that 15-mile-an-hour limit and we're going to get right through this and on the other side the traffic have be in pretty good shape. all and all the d.o.t. gave us lots of warning but things
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this morning. i expect that danielle gersh will back that up for me. >> thanks. marshall. absolutely. maybe because we prepared all of you so well for today. the traffic really isn't too bad. here's a look at the pike. you can see in both directions. we're really not watching any issues. let's go to maps now and you will see a lot of green from 495 through framingham to 128 to boston. you're drive time eastbound on the pike from 495 into town just half an hour. not bad at all. other than that we are traffic. 93 southbound still backed up after you pass over 128. route one looking pretty good. braintree to boston northbound on the expressway still 26 minutes this morning. and then south of town route 95, 24 and route 3 all looking good. let's take a look at the drive times if you get ready to head tout door. 26 minutes on the expressway. braintree to boston. your quickest drive on the pike into town from 128. just twelve minutes then 93
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be sure to keep it locked for the latest on the toll changes. you could get update on air on our web site as well as our mobile and tablet apps. we're following breaking news out of boston. a reported gas leak causing major problems downtown. boston police responding to tremont street. right now officers are closing streets as a precaution. we have a crew on the way to the scene right now. and we'll let you know as soon as we get more information. and we're following mor breaking news. one person has died after being hit by a car in quincy. this happened at hancock and squantom street. the victim is not been identified. no word yet on whether the driver will be facing any charges. also this morning a mother and her two kids are recovering after a car slammed into them and salem. police tell us that the driver of that car was drunk at the time. victoria warren live in salem.
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charges. police say he left the scene. he was arrested he will go before 8:00. this mom and two girl were crossing a very busy intersection when they were hit by a car. police say the man driving the car suspected drunk driver. saying they were able to arrest that he did try to flee is scene. firefighters say the girls are under the age of 12. they are pretty banged up. one rushed to mass general hospital. the driver facing serious chargesen including drunk driving charges and leaving the scene of an accident. he is going to go before a judge again later today. and firefighters and police asking everyone who is going to be in salem for the halloween festivity to please be careful
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not get behind the wheel of a car. live in salem. 7news "today in new england." right now police are searching for two suspect after a student was assaulted. boston college student reported she had been followed on her way home. one suspect approached her introducing himself as jimmy then proceeded to physically assault her. that student was able to break free. and then then the suspect ran off. >> breaking overnight in police double murder suspect out in oklahoma. michael vances killed late sunday night. 8 days left until election day. hillary clinton e-mail remain the focus of the race this morning. the fbi has a search warrant and will look through a newly discovered batch that has ties to anthony wiener.
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>> rain ending last night. the forecast for today does produce a gusty breeze. and alternate time a little bit of chill. how we forecast, ahead looking good. we're tracking this breaking news developing here in boston where a report of gas leak is causing some trouble downtown. it looks like some construction crews were working in this area. they've responded to tremont street. officers are closing down streets as a precaution. as soon as we learn more
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education, vote no on question two. >> we're back at 9:12 on your monday morning. what you are looking at are some live pictures from sky 7 hd. over the scene where there's been some construction under way. this is in the government center area in boston. we're just getting word that there was some kind of gas leak
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so what this is leading to now closures of some roads and clearly here as you look to the right of your screen that area right near the government hall plaza. that would usually with -- you would see traffic there flowing. it's like a ghost town. because of this gas leak we are learning that court street; somerset and sudbury are closed down. more roads are closed. no word on evacuations in this area. you can see construction worker have been working in this area. a short time ago we received word of this gas leak in the downtown area. on tremont court somerset and sudbury. this whole area is being closed right now. john cocoa in the chopper. can you tell us what you are
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i have you guys. i have you. >> right now we're right above where that gas leak is. where boston police are investigating. you can see this work zone right off to the side here. and some people looking into what may be going on over there. you mentioned the fact this, this area normally at 9:00 in the morning would be packed with people obviously that's not the case right now. you can see that there's also a fire engine. that is and also some boston police squads that are in that area. try to figure out what's going on here as we'll do the same thing. we will get more details we'll bring it right to you guys >> if you are still there. do you see any signs of people waiting on the sidewalk or anything like that. maybe your vantage point is different than ours is here. any signs that people in nearby office building may be evacuated because of this? are you not seeing anything like
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we're looking at -- we're kind of wide out from that scene right now. and from what we can see it's empty at this point. you can see some of i believe those look like city buses back there that are being kept out of the area. but again you can see the fire trucks and just essentially this area looking a little bit like a ghost town. unlike what it would normally be on monday morning. >> absolutely, john. if you are not familiar with this area. this i studios are located. city hall plaza on the one side. then on the other side where you see the boflt fire -- boston right there. there's a little bit of traffic moving through. we hadn't seen that earlier. i wonder if that sheds light on recent?
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bread. it looks like they are doing work and digging there. down here to the left is where starbucks is with the steaming kettle. and you can see traffic is moving along again right there. but this area right here in downto downtown boston close to government center. construction crews have been working gas leak. so we had no reports of evacuations just closing off the streets. this area where normally it would be very busy with traffic on a monday morning at 9:00 a.m. you can see the fire department down there checking things out. hopefully it will get resolved quickly. >> and clearly this is situation where you do that kind of digging. anything you know can happen.
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underground pipes. water you see those get ruptured. this again given the nature of gas and just out abundance of caution they are blocking down blocking off i should say this street and making sure that everybody around there is safe. this is another area where a lot of pedestrian traffic as well as vehicular traffic as well. clearly they are being cautious and wanting to investigate and see where the source one might guess given the fact there's construction machinery over there on your left-hand side of the screen that that would be the area that's in question. >> we are seeing on twitter it say evacuations ordered in downtown boston. no confirmation from us on that. i'm seeing on twister. road closures definitely. tray month, court, somerset and sudbury street area.
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and the downtown boston area. close to government center. this is kind of right across the street from starbucks there, the steaming kettle starbucks. you can see construction crews have been down there working in this area for quite sometime. and this morning a short time ago we learned of that reported gas leak so they closed down the area, usually would be very busy with traffic. but you can see some pedestrians walking around in the area there in this government center area under construction for quite sometime. a number of years because as you know just there at the bottom left hand corner of your screen you can see the new government center t-stop that's under renovation for a couple of year. they are doing more work on some of the exterior portions of that structure. so clearly this has been a hot spot for a lot of construction. but the area in question that we're talking about looks like
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building. once again when we first came on the air with this breaking news we didn't see any traffic at all following here. now we're seeing a little bit rounding out on to tremont street there. they have orange cone marking off that area of tremont street where that fire engine just to make sure no one is going beyond that point. >> we learn that the contractors the construction crews were working in this area on pipe. this was around 8:00 a.m. they closed down this area. you are taking a live look from sky 7 hd where john cocoa joining us now with more on this kind of what you can see from above, john. >> yeah. what we can see up here you can see that construction zone. you can see where those crews were likely working. you can also see just a few people that are in that area likely some emergency
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but it's almost what's more important here what you can't see which would normally be all of the people in that area but because they closed down all those streets that area has essentially been cleared out. the address we're looking 10 tremont street. the main area where this is going down. you mentionment court, sudbury street all closed at this point as boston police and fire try to figure out what's going on here. try again weir right above this scene, which is not too far from the # 7news studio. we're looking down on it. you can see boston fire and boston police all along the scene right now. of course this is a day where all eyes have been on the mass pike. with the changeover with the new all electronic system on the mass pike. and looking for potential traffic trouble there.
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looking at clearly what will be a birth of traffic nightmare who may be filtering in here on this halloween morning. maybe getting a later start and now finding that some of these areas in this busy government center region they won't necessarily be able to get to on their normal morning route. this is tremont street and that is going to be well. it's definitely quite a nightmare for people there. i'm looking here. it looks if you look to left-hand side of your screen. we were hearing about evacuations under way. looks like people may come out of that building there. you see firefighter helping them out. >> that's next to the ocean air restaurant. i'm not sure what office building that is. we were staying on twitter that
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confirmation yet on the exact address or what offices were being evacuated. we know the area around tremont court and sudbury were closed. normally they would be very busy around 9:00 or 9:30 on monday morning. but we did hear from boston fire. the construction crews have been working. not the first time they hit something. but we heard they hit a gas pipe. this was around 8:00 causing that gas leak, of course, taking every precaution to close down the area. evacuate the area that need to be evacuated. there's a few people standing outside that building. that's right across from the starbucks there. the steaming kettle. traffic moving slowly. but some of those streets have no cars on them completely blocked off. they would be very busy normally on a monday morning.
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seafood room. just to give you a lay of the land that 40 quartz street there. the glass structure just kind of coming out of our vision now. that's the new government center t-station. and where there's been a lot of work going on. right across the street there that's tremont street. that's the area in question. looks like they got it taped off with yellow caution tape to make sure no one is as you see nothing is actually moving at all on tremont street. >> looks can completely blocked off and closed down. saying the contractor and construction crew have been working in this area accidently hit the gas pipe around 8:00 a.m. causing this gas leak. and then we learned that this area downtown areas shutdown. usually very busy.
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your screen. that's in front of the starbucks steaming kettle. this street normally very busy on monday morning completely desolate. no car out there whatsoever. just you know giving you a sense of this area too tremont street that will basically get you closer to the boston commons area if you keep proceeding that way. obviously no one is getting there right blocked off here. you were mentioning that we have court street. somerst. sudbury blocked off now. looks like some fire crews are out there. we saw earlier as you see some people looks like crossing the street. people were coming out of this area near 40 guard street and like they were accompanied by firefighters. certainly no one eemed to be in a panic whatsoever. people were kind of filing out in an orderly fashion. didn't seem to be a letter of
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out and there you see two firefighter posted to either side of the entrance right there kind of the left of the bank of american. not too long ago. there was a huge group as you said kind of coming out of that building standing there. now it seems like they have left or they've escorted them some place else. it doesn't look like they are waiting to get back inside of this building. you see those two firefighter standing there a lot of people were being escorted out a big group of them standing outside that building for a short pd this right next to the ocean air restaurant if you know the area right across from starbucks there you see the bank of america. but then it seems like they disbursed now. doesn't look like they are waiting to get back inside of the building. this doesn't struch too far if you continue tremont street
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doesn't look like that closure extends. it looks like it does stretch. i don't know if the chopper can hear us. it's great if they could pan along -- can they pan a little bit along tremont. it would be interesting to see how far those closure extend to. >> there you go. there we go. and there's some traffic making its way over there only cage bridge street. that's close to our studio. you can see it. you have the roof of our building right there. and that's where it starts right i think so. we're just getting confirmation those building have been evacuated. we did see some people coming out of the building there. we are now getting confirmation
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>> 9:30. we continue to follow this breaking news in worst. major problems downtown. we're learning that 40 quart and 10 tremont have been evacuated. boston police are responding to this area. you can see it's completely blocked off that area of tremont then turns.
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>> talking to steve mcdonald from the fire depart. work crew hit 6 inch gas main right in front of the building at number 10 tremont street. the gas is still leaking out. some of the gas has ran into the building. they've evacuated all the worker in that building. the area remains sealed off. they have firefighters at the you mention cambridge and tremont. there's no injury at this point. they are taking precaution. trying to shut is gas off. work crew ability 8:00 this morning. struck a 6-inch gas main. the area remains sealed off. couple of building have been evacuated. but no injuries. that's the late latest live in downtown boston.
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>> we continue to follow this wreaking news. tremont court, somerset and sudbury street. they have evacuated 40 court and
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the two buildings have been evacuated. according to steve cooper they are waiting for someone to come and shutdown the gas main. according to cooper it's still leaking. he saying starting to infiltrate into the two addresses you were mentioned. we saw earlier sky 7 worker that appeared filing out of one of those addresses with boston firefighters. steveoo crew that struck a six inch gas main. as you know from travelling in the area there's quite a bit of work going on. that's tremont street. we'll have much more on road closure and how they effect you. we'll talk a little bit more about the weather. as you saw from those aerial shots. it's beautiful day. although a little bit cold and probably chilly for trick-or-treaters as well. >> easy to deal once we have the sunshine in place.
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boston. 43. 38 degrees unless you factor in the breeze. wind chilled factor low-to-mid 30. closer to 40 down through the cape and highland now. that's where you have most clouds. otherwise expecting clouds to prevail throughout the day. that will lead to clear skies this evening. how about the trick-or-treat forecast? one thing about the dry air mass in place and clear skies and lightning off the wind this evening temperature will start to fall off fast. maybe an extra layer costume. i think the kids are fine this halloween with temperature fading back from upper 40s around 5:00 a.m. to low 40s by 7:00 p.m. if they are out past that i think we up into the upper 30s. cool one overnight tonight. look at the trend. it's up wednesday and thursday. well into the 60s we'll talk more on that forecast. >> more breaking news involving the traffic patterns shifting today on the mass pike as driver get used to new electronic tolls.
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the old booths. so far everything has gone smoothly. we have team coverage starting with jennifer eagan. how is it looking where you are? >> we are reaching the tail end of the commute. if we take a look. this is eastbound side. it's really free and clear at this point. it was slow a little bit earlier this morning. but not too bad. traffic is being pushed to the outside lanes. that's because they've been tearing down the booths on the inside. this is the first phase of there's 23 work zones along the pike. as the old tollbooths come down. the demolition and then the road repair after is expected to take until november 22nd for the first phase. and then testimony list will begin on the outside tolls in phase 2. drivers this morning say it wasn't that bad. its a little bit backed up. . like where they do the work.
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that traffic was going to be really bad with all of this work going on around the tolls. you want to remember the speed limits slow down to 15 miles per hour in the construction zone and then also as you pass through the old tollbooths. also law enforcement who are out on the road. you want to be careful. traffic not too bad for the beginning of the tollbooths coming down. our team coverage traffic tracker. so marshall, how is it looking where you are? >> i got to tell you if you look at my easy pass record. lit show we been in and out of every exit between hopkinton and boston more than once. all of them are moving well. this the kind of secondary tolls if you come off soldiers field road. construction off to one slide in main tolls off to other.
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well. that's been the case with every tollbooth. everything is moving well. it looks like the warning did their job. things are moving smoothly as danielle gersh will back me up on. it really hasn't been too bad. here's a look at the pike again and you can see both direction eastbound and westbound were really not watching issues. your drive from 495 into boston. eastbound just halfan hour. we are watching a couple of incident on the morning. this the at kendric street. we've been following the breaking news from government center because of the gas leak. tremont street is closed between city hall and the common. northbound on the expressway still ant half an hour. back to you guys >> thank you so much. be sure to stay with us 7 for the latest on the toll changes. and, of course, everything that's happening here in downtown boston. you can get updates on air on our web site on our mobile and
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>> we're following breaking news in boston. reported gas leak causing major problems downtown. boston police are responding to tremont street near government center. right now we understand that there's several streets closed because of this. cambridge. they've evacuated two places in particular. fourth court street and 10 tremont street. you look at this area where tremont becomes cambridge. you see a little bit of traffic crawling through there. steve cooper checking things out said the gas is still leaking. this is an active situation. crews are waiting for someone to arrive to put an end to this gas leak. this was a 6 inch gas main
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we continue to follow this breaking news in bft. reported gas leak causing major problems in the downtown area as you can see steve cooper is there live with the latest for us. what do you know. >> this is six-inch gas main. crew work around 8:00 this morning. take a look behind us. you see firefighter telling they trying to shut is gas off again. this corner of t r.e. mont and court street. three building here on this corner have been evacuated. no injury but we're told that 10 and 18 tremont and 40 court street have been evacuated. they sealed off this stretch down to school street as well. take a look at the traffic here. because of this closure you have gridlock on some of the street going in this area.
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boston police at the corners now trying to direct the traffic. we mention about the evacuations here. we've talked to a lot of employee. some were in the building. they could smell gas at one point. they were alerted to get out of the building. we will show you over near 3 center plaza. a lot of employee are out here waiting trying to find out getting some direction when they will be allowed to get back into the building. again they describe smelling gas this morning. and they said they were told to get out of the building. some employee hadn't arrived out of the building. you can see boston fireworking here at the scene. it's all cordoned off with the yellow tape. no one is getting in. national grid just arriving. the work to try to shut the gas off now. but the problem is the evacuati evacuations on busy morning in downtown boston creating traffic problems here as well. police are asking people to avoid this area right now. nobody is in any serious danger. up with of the things is that because it's gas and happening
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dissipate. but again they have gas inside the building here. and boston firefighter are telling us simply not taking any chances right now but the good news is nobody was hurt. that's the latest live in downtown boston this morning. steve cooper # news. it seems like this situation that may get worse before better. when we went on the air there were two locations being evacuated. now you're mentioning there's one other address as well. we have an active situation inside t potentially would see more evacuations do you think? >> again the first order of try to shut the gas down as we mention the national grid crew arrived here. we'll told they are in traffic having trouble getting over to the scene. as quickly as they shut that off they will vent some of the building here again as you look at the additional building that have been evacuated. basically what bft fire officials tell us that anywhere in this area that was sealed off
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and court street those are theled being that you look at that are all actually the start at 8:00 this morning. there were some people in the building but anyone that was awrying were alerted and they told they were e-mailed byes byes to stay out of the area. a lot of people on the sidewalks grabbing a cup of coppee and sort of waiting right now to find out when they will be allowed to get back in. the first order of business was shutting the gas off. the hope to contain it. the good news all this happened outside steve mcdonald from the boston fire department told us that's the good news here. the gas is able to dissipate into the air. as they evacuate the building and open up the windows they hope to clear this up shortly. that's the latest live in downtown boston. steve cooper, 7news. thank you. >> if you have a friend or family member who works at one of the federal building or maybe even city hall plaza. certainly let them know if they haven't heard about that. all right. let's get a check of your weather right now.
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60s don't come back. 43 in boston. 38 in worcester right now. we have quite a bit of sunshine throughout most of the commonwealth. you get across the cape and island more clouds so far this morning. but it's a dry pattern today, tomorrow and wednesday and thursday. through midday. thursday afternoon thursday night next chance of rain working in with the next cold front but before we get to cold front we'll have couple of mild days ahead of us on wednesday and thursday. mostly sunny where it become mostly sunny. cool breeze. mid 40s in worcester. low 50s close to the city of boston. by 6:00 p.m. the temperature start sliding. it will be dry. the breeze not as strong this evening as we see today. but a cool one nonetheless for the trick-or-treaters out there. fading back low-to-mid 40s by 6:00 p.m. if anyone is out there past 8:or 9:00 they will deal with temperatures into the upper 30s. then late overnight tonight suburbs will fade. boston about 38 degrees.
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wednesday and thursday late showers on thursday >> looks good. kris. looks good for trick-or-treaters. we'll be right back with more news. every time a new charter opens, it takes money away from the regular public schools from students like mine. massachusetts schools already lose 400 million a year to charters and question two means we'll lose even more.
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>> we continue to follow this breaking news boston. reported gas leak causing major problems in downtown boston. close to government center. boston police responding to tremont street. near government center we're learning that area of tremont court summer seth and sudbury all closed. usually tremont would be busy during this time of day in the morning. we also learned that 40 court, 10 and now 18 tremont street
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waiting in the area just waiting until they can go back in as national grid as they are working trying to turn off this gas leak. and steve cooper is there reporting for us on the ground. this whole thing started around 8:00. so now coming up on 10:00 a.m. and according to his reporting the crew from national grid arriving to get this active gas leak under control this all starwh six inch gas main. that's the area that you see right there in question where they are doing some work there. we do know at this point there's no reports of any injuries. that's the good news. but this normally busy area once again the government center area where we have a federal building in boston city hall plaza has pretty much grown to halt as the street remain closed.
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