Firefighters respond to gas leak in Suffolk

Posted at 12:09 PM, Jun 30, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-30 20:40:24-04

SUFFOLK, Va. –  Firefighters in Suffolk responded to a gas leak in the city Saturday afternoon.

Officials say that the leak is in the 200 block of Highland Avenue and that a nick in the residential line was reported by contractors in the area who were working to replace existing gas lines.

The gas leak had closed a part of the Kingsboro neighborhood for about an hour while workers worked to stop the leak.