Colonial Pipeline makes progress on leak near Shoal Creek

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) —  Colonial Pipeline is making progress on the repair to Line 19 after a leak was reported over the weekend.

According to the update from Colonial Pipeline, today crews worked to drain, remove, and replace the affected section of the line.

Officials say the terrain and nearby creek have forced workers to proceed cautiously, but crews are making progress.

Colonial Pipeline projects a restart of Line 19 by the end of the week. Line 19 delivers gas to Nashville.

Colonial Pipeline says they are monitoring the air and the creek for safety purposes.

An incident response website has been established by Colonial.

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