Gas leak prompts road closure in West Carrollton

(Darren King / WDTN Photo)

WEST CARROLLTON, Ohio (WDTN) – A gas leak prompted a shut down of E. Dixie Drive  and E. Central Ave and in West Carrollton.

According to police the gas leak has been shut off.

It happened around 8:30 a.m. Monday at the 400 block of E. Dixie Drive.

According to initial reports it happened when someone with a lawnmower struck an above ground gas line.

At the time that it happened the West Carrollton Middle School were instructed to take shelter in place while crews worked to shut off the leak.

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