GREENVILLE, NC (WITN) - Several streets have reopened after a natural gas leak this morning in Greenville.
The leak was near the intersection of 14th Avenue and Myrtle Street.
Fire/Rescue spokeswoman Rebekah Thurston says it appears heavy equipment struck the natural gas line. Construction is ongoing in that area for the 10th Street Connector project.
Police closed off a 1/2 block area because of the leak which was reported around 9:15 a.m.
A couple homes along with two businesses were evacuated.
Residents were allowed to return to their homes, and the streets reopened about 90 minutes later.