UPDATE 4/30/13 7:45 a.m.
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) – 5th Street Hill in Huntington is back open following a reported gas leak Tuesday morning.
The connecting road between downtown and I-64 was closed about 6:30 a.m.due to the leak.
Mountaineer Gas crews responded to the scene and quickly patched the leak.
No word on what caused the leak.
Emergency dispatchers tell WSAZ.com that 5th Street hill is shut down.
The connecting road to I-64 is closed between the top of the hill near I-64, and South Boulevard. The leak was reported jut after 6:30 Tuesday morning.
Mountaineer Gas has a crew on the scene. The leak appears to be about half-way up the hill, just off the road. There are no evacuations.
We have a crew at the scene.
Be sure to check back at WSAZ.com for the latest information.