Columbus officials respond to gas leak on Miller Rd.

(Source: Sharifa Jackson / WTVM)
(Source: Sharifa Jackson / WTVM)

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Officials are on the scene of a natural gas leak on Miller Road in Columbus.

The Columbus Police Department is diverting traffic throughout the entire area of Miller Road, Gateway Road, and Dearborn Avenue.

Residents who live in the area are confined to their houses for the time being.

Liberty Utilities is on the scene resolving the issue. At this time, officials are not sure what caused the gas leak.

This is a developing story. Stay tuned for more details and avoid driving through the area if possible.

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