WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — A natural gas leak triggered evacuations near UNCW this morning.
It happened in the 600 block of South College Rd. Fire crews responded to the scene.
Firefighters say a backhoe hit a gas line. They have evacuated the BP gas station, the backside of The Glen apartments, and the GLOW Academy. They were all taken to a nearby church.
University Drive was closed to traffic.