Gas leak prompts evacuation of some Charlottesville homes

Gas leak prompts evacuation of some Charlottesville homes

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WVIR) - A portion of Locust Avenue in Charlottesville had to be evacuated due to a gas leak Friday afternoon.

It happened in the 1100 block of Locust Avenue. Homes nearby had to be cleared while city gas crews addressed the problem.

Things were fixed within a couple hours. Crews did not report any injuries or other impacts.

No word what caused the leak.

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