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Gas leak on city's east side prompts evacuations, road closures

Residents evacuated for gas leak in Cleveland
Residents evacuated for gas leak in Cleveland
Posted at 10:39 AM, Aug 28, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-28 10:47:01-04

Residents were evacuated due to a gas leak on Cleveland's east side Tuesday morning.

Companies are on the scene of a ruptured gas leak that started at 11165 Woodstock Avenue near Martin Luther King Drive, according to the Cleveland Fire Department.

Authorities closed off nearby roads as Dominion Gas worked to shut off the gas line.  

Residents in the area can return to their homes, according to fire officials.