Trent Road was back open around 9pm Wednesday Night
Update: New Bern Police tell WITN that Trent Road is still closed to through traffic, however, authorities are letting residents return to the area via Hotel Drive.
A main road in New Bern is shut down because of a natural gas leak.
Police say around 2:45 p.m. a contractor hit a gas line at a new apartment complex on Trent Road, near Village Drive. That leads into Trent Village.
No one has been evacuated, but no foot or vehicle traffic is being allowed into Trent Village or on Trent Road between Lowe's Boulevard and Hotel Drive.
Police say Piedmont Natural Gas is at the scene and they expect the road to be closed for at least two hours.