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By Derek McKissock
News Editor 

Gas Situation Still Not Resolved


Last updated 9/21/2016 at 8:46pm

By noon on Wednesday, the situation remained the same for getting gas in Transylvania County during the past few days: some stores had it and some didn't.

This was still the case despite the gasoline again flowing throwing the pipeline Wednesday that had been shut down after a major leak earlier this month.

Colonial Pipeline, which owns the pipe, had to construct a roughly 500-foot section of pipe to bypass the leak and get the gas flowing.

"When Line 1 restarts, it will take several days for the fuel delivery supply chain to return to normal," Colonial said in a statement. "As such, som...

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