Gas leak closes Keowee St. in Dayton

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DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) –  A gas leak Wednesday afternoon caused the shutdown of a busy thoroughfare in Dayton.

Dayton Fire Officials tell 2 NEWS a two-inch gas line was hit by a crew digging up concrete near Keowee Street and Earl Avenue just before noon Wednesday.

No one was evacuated from the surrounding area according to Dayton Fire personnel.

Vectren is on the scene shutting the gas off, but DFD says the road will be closed the rest of the day.

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