Emergency Street Closure on Staples Street Open to Motorists

Staples Street Between Maryland and Annapolis

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – Staples Street between Maryland Drive and Annapolis Drive is now open to traffic.

Earlier this afternoon the Staples Street contractor was working in the area between Maryland Drive and Annapolis Drive when they hit an unmarked gas line. CCFD and City gas crews responded immediately, isolated the leak, and made repairs within an hour and a half.

Residents have been allowed to return to their homes as CCFD has cleared the scene. For more information, please call Sr. Public Information Officer Melanie Lowry at 361-826-3837 or by email at melaniel@cctexas.com.