SCE&G secures gas leak on King Street

SCE&G secures gas leak on King Street
King St. closed between Calhoun St. and George St.
King St. closed between Calhoun St. and George St.

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - SCE&G secured a gas leak on Burns Alley that closed a portion of King Street on Wednesday.

The Charleston Fire Department responded to the report of a gas leak at approximately 11:30 a.m. The leak was reported secured at 11:41 a.m.

The stretch of King Street between Calhoun and George Streets were closed while crews investigated the leak. Meeting Street was not affected, officials said.

A contractor digging in the area hit a line, according to SCE&G's Twitter account. The utility says crews will remain in the area making repairs.

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