A gas leak along East Bay Street in downtown Charleston has been secured, according to the Charleston Fire Department.
Crews responded to reports of a gas leak near East Bay Street and Cumberland Street Friday morning. Officials say the leak was secured just after 10 a.m.
East Bay Street between Market Street and Cumberland Street was closed while SCE&G crews worked to secure the leak.
Businesses near the gas leak were evacuated, but they have since been allowed to return.