Gas line cut at busy intersection - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Gas line cut at busy intersection

This Google Earth image shows where the gas line was cut Friday. This Google Earth image shows where the gas line was cut Friday.

(WMC-TV) - Memphis' sewer department cut a gas line at their construction site near Poplar Avenue and Mendenhall Road Friday afternoon.

MLGW gas distribution crews are at the scene and have cut off gas to the area. Six lanes were recently reopened on Poplar Avenue. Lanes were initially shut down from Mendenhall Road to Truse Parkway following the incident.

Police are detouring traffic around the gas leak.

Keep checking WMCTV.COM for updates on this developing story.

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