Rutledge Ave back open after firefighters respond to gas leak

Rutledge Ave back open after firefighters respond to gas leak

CHARLESTON COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - Rutledge Avenue is back open after emergency responders handled a gas leak at 11 p.m. Friday night.  An area of the road between Spring and Cannon streets was originally closed.

Dispatch says a vehicle backed into a power box on the side of a building, causing gas to spill out.

The Charleston Fire Department evacuated some residents from the building and notified SCE&G.

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