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All-American Expressway remains closed as gas-line repairs continue

Posted January 12, 2009 9:59 a.m. EST
Updated January 12, 2009 10:41 a.m. EST

— Fort Bragg officials said Monday that repairs to a gas main were taking longer than expected, and the All-American Expressway between Longstreet Road and Normandy Drive would remain closed until Monday night.

Workers had closed the road last Tuesday and hoped to reopen it Saturday night.

A Fort Bragg spokesman said Monday that repairs had taken longer than expected.

Officials said a contractor working on communications lines hit the gas line.