Gas leak causes road closures in Germantown

WATCH: Gas leak causes traffic delays

GERMANTOWN, Tenn. — Roads were closed in Germantown after a gas leak. Forest-Hill Irene was closed between Poplar Pike and Winchester.

Germantown Police asked people to avoid that area until around 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

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The City of Germantown told FOX13 crews on the road widen project accidentally cut a gas line near the 3400 block of Forest-Hill Irene Rd.

GPD and GFD blocked the road until MLGW fixed the problem.

Some residents were allowed to get to their home - as long as they weren't near the leak. However, no homes were evacuated.

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