Two homes evacuated due to gas leak in Suffolk

Posted at 2:32 PM, Nov 21, 2017
and last updated 2017-11-21 14:32:38-05

SUFFOLK, Va. – Two residences were evacuated as a precaution following a gas leak in the 3800 block of Jackson Road.

A call came in Tuesday around 1:30 about a leak in an underground propane tank in at a home.

Units arrived at the rural location at 1:45 p.m.

The evacuation affected six people.

A propane company is on its way to address the leak.

The 3800 block of Jackson Road is currently closed. Police are on scene directing traffic.

No one was injured.