The leaky Colonial Pipeline is still undergoing repairs as Triangle area motorists feel the brunt of greatly decreased gasoline supply.
— Tim Pulliam (@TimABC11) September 19, 2016
By lunchtime Monday, many gas stations in the Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill area of North Carolina were either out of gas completely or only had premium gasoline available.
Any stations that did have regular gas had gas lines harking back to the Carter-era gas crisis.
— Lori Denberg (@LDENBERG) September 19, 2016
— MattDoc (@MattDoc) September 19, 2016
— JS (@spencer_josh) September 19, 2016
Colonial is building a bypass line to move gasoline around the leak, but it could be several days before flow is restored. Until then, fuel is coming in at a pace that is unable to keep up with demand.
— Steve Daniels (@DanielsABC11) September 19, 2016
Greensboro, NC and the triad area are feeling the pain too.
— Jim Krasula (@jimkrasulacbs) September 19, 2016
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