Calhoun Street now open following gas leak

VIDEO: One lane reopen as crews repair gas line on Calhoun St.

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Calhoun Street has been reopened following a gas leak.

Charleston police say the gas leak was near Meeting and Anson streets, and has since been repaired.

On Tuesday morning, crews responded to a ruptured gas line in front of the Mother Emanuel AME Church.

The gas leak was caused when construction crews working in that area dug into a line, according to the utility.

Dispatch says the leak was called in at 8:13 a.m. The Charleston Fire Department also responded.

Buildings in the immediate area were not evacuated.

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