DORCHESTER COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - Firefighters are on the scene of a reported propane tank leak that has prompted an evacuation of people who live north of Ravenel.
Dorchester County spokesperson Tiffany Norton said a 30,000-gallon propane tank is leaking near Tannenbaum Road and homes in the area are being evacuated.
As of shortly before 6 p.m., Norton said the roadway is expected to be closed for five hours.
Crews were waiting for Berkeley Propane to come out with a truck, but later said crews were having trouble getting the propane out.
This is a developing story. Check back for updates.