Traffic back to normal after gas leak at Western and 45th

Area back to normal after gas leak

AMARILLO, Texas (KFDA) - Traffic flow is back to normal at the northbound I-27 frontage road between Western Street and 45th Avenue.

The area was closed due to a gas leak. According to crews on the scene, a company was doing contract work and hit a two-inch gas line.

An all clear has been given after a gas leak between Western Street and 45th Avenue earlier today. (Source: Jeff Justus with AFD)
An all clear has been given after a gas leak between Western Street and 45th Avenue earlier today. (Source: Jeff Justus with AFD)

Crews shut the gas off, and the area has been given the all clear.

Three businesses - Ferguson Enterprises, Aardvark Automotive and Jimmy Fincher Body Shop - were evacuated, but have since resumed normal operations as of 10:30 a.m.

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