Gas leak in Indian Orchard causing evacuations - FOX Carolina 21

Gas leak in Indian Orchard causing evacuations

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We have updated information on the gas leak on Indian Orchard as a CBS 3 crew is on the scene.

While there is road work being done, the leak does not appear to be construction related.

A Police Officer that was doing detail heard a pop and saw a manhole cover fly off.

No initial readings, but the levels picked up when gas company showed, leading to evacuation of Main St. Mini Plaza.

A Main Street strip mall has been evacuated as a precaution.

Nearby roads are being shut down while the leak is investigated.

Stay with CBS 3 for the latest on this developing story.

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