Crews repair gas leak, South Kerr Avenue reopens

Crews at a gas leak on South Kerr Avenue on Feb. 8, 2019. (Photo: @WilmNCtraffic)

WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — South Kerr Avenue in Wilmington is back open following a natural gas leak Friday.

Wilmington Fire Department says it happened at 1046 South Kerr Avenue around 11:30 a.m.

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The gas leak was shut down around 1:30 p.m. by Piedmont Natural Gas, according to WFD.

Spokesman Tom Robinson says a 2-inch service line was hit by contractors working in the area.

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