Gas leak forces evacuation on Lamar Avenue - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Gas leak forces evacuation on Lamar Avenue

A gas leak Monday morning forced an evacuation of people in a half-mile radius of the 1900 block of Lamar in Memphis.

Crews were able to quickly plug the leak.

A single lane of Lamar Avenue is blocked near the location of the leak while crews continue to monitor the situation.

Stay with Action News 5 and WMCTV.com for updates on this story.

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