by Ralph Stocco, TRPD
Main Street in downtown Toms River will be closed until further notice. A construction crew was digging and struck a high pressure gas line near 512 Main Street. Homes and businesses in the immediate area will be evacuating as a precautionary measure. Main Street will be shut down affecting traffic patterns in the downtown area. Detours are being set up between Washington Street and Dayton Avenue. Please avoid the area.