Atmos contains downtown gas leak, Broadway back open

Atmos contains downtown gas leak, Broadway back open
Source: Caleb Holder, KCBD
Source: Caleb Holder, KCBD
Source: Caleb Holder, KCBD
Source: Caleb Holder, KCBD
Source: Caleb Holder, KCBD
Source: Caleb Holder, KCBD
Source: Caleb Holder, KCBD
Source: Caleb Holder, KCBD

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - Three buildings were evacuated after a report of a gas leak in the 2300 block of Broadway on Monday afternoon.

The Lubbock Fire Department says a City of Lubbock maintenance crew struck the line while conducting repairs on a sewer pipe around 3:30 p.m. Atmos has the leak contained as of 6 p.m.

Broadway is now back open after being closed off between Ave. X and Ave. W.

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