Crews repair natural gas leak near Naval Station Norfolk

Posted at 11:33 AM, Feb 05, 2018
and last updated 2018-02-05 11:33:52-05

NORFOLK, Va. – Firefighters near Naval Station Norfolk responded to a natural gas leak Monday.

Virginia Natural Gas secured the leak around 12:15 p.m, and traffic in that area of Hampton Blvd is open.

Officials say that the leak happened at the Fleet Rec. Park, and were asking people in the area of or on base, to avoid Hampton Blvd south of 90th Street and Fleet Rec Park to Admiral Taussing and surrounding streets.

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