OPELIKA, AL (WTVM) - A major gas leak located in the 3300 block of Pepperell Parkway in Opelika has been fixed.
On Wednesday, Opelika police confirmed there was a gas leak near the 3300 block of Pepperell Parkway, near the Pizza Hut in Opelika. Capt. Shane Healey says work crews had hit a high pressure main. He says it was a dangerous situation.
The City of Opelika released a statement on Wednesday saying:
There is a major GAS LEAK on PEPPERELL PARKWAY between the 3300 and 3400 block (CLOSE TO TRIPLE G MUFFLER!)
- Gas crews and City officials are on the scene
- AT LEAST ONE LANE IS BLOCKED
- If you can, avoid this area!!!
- Will have follow up information shortly.
The gas leak is now clear according to Opelika officials.