Gas leak closes intersection of West Oak Avenue & North Wingate Street

Tuesday, December 29, 2020 - 10:08am

Emergency personnel are on the scene of a ruptured gas line at the intersection of West Oak Avenue and North Wingate Street. The gas line was ruptured by crews working in the area.

Due to the ruptured gas line, traffic is blocked along both directions of the West Oak/North Wingate intersection. Motorists are urged to avoid the area and choose an alternate route.

There is no timetable on when the leak will be sealed, and the roads reopened.

Officials are monitoring the affected area for safety considerations. No evacuations have been ordered at this time.

Additional information will be provided as it becomes available.