Two SEPTA employees hospitalized from gas main break

- Authorities are investigating a gas odor coming from a manhole on Windsor St. 

SEPTA released information Wednesday saying that two of their employees responded to the scene for a gas odor. 

According to SEPTA, fire came up from the manhole when the employees approached it. 

Both employees were taken to Penn-Presbyterian hospital. SEPTA says one of them was released, but the other has since been taken to Temple hospital for further treatment on a burn injury. 

The injury is reported serious but non life-threatening. 

SEPTA's spokesman says the cause of the gas issues are still under investigation by PGW. 

 

 

 

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