80-100 people evacuated due to gas leak

(WMC-TV) – Construction crews hit a gas line Friday afternoon near a shopping center on Fletcher Trace Parkway.

An Action News 5 crew on the scene reports seeing several Kroger employees standing in the parking lot.

The Memphis Fire Department says the scene is stabilized.

About 80 to 100 people were evacuated. Everyone has since been allowed back into the affected businesses.

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