Gas leak closes part of Calhoun Street

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Crews are responding to a gas leak in downtown Charleston.

Calhoun Street is closed to traffic from Meeting Street to Alexander as the Charleston Police and the Charleston Fire Department respond to an incident on the 80 block of the road.

Charleston County Dispatchers received a call at 10:37 a.m. after a construction worker digging in the area hit a pipe, officials say.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

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