Magellan fuel pipeline in Minnesota leaks 300 barrels of gasoline

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Posted: Jan 08, 2018 4:25 PM

(Reuters) - Magellan Midstream Partners LP said on Monday an estimated 300 barrels of gasoline leaked from its pipeline system that hauls fuel from Rosemount, Minnesota to Minneapolis

- The leak occurred in Eagan, Minnesota and was caused by third-party excavation equipment, the company said.

- Magellan said emergency responders are on site and a few business operations in the immediate area have been evacuated.

- Several roads have been temporarily closed.

(Reporting by Devika Krishna Kumar in New York; Editing by Lisa Shumaker)