Gas leak leads to evacuation in Downtown Durham
Posted May 17
Updated May 18
People were evacuated from restaurants and businesses on the 1000 block of Main Street near Brightleaf Square and Duke University's East Campus Wednesday evening.
A gas meter fell off of a business and caused a gas leak. People in a one to block area were evacuated for a short amount of time until the gas was turned off.
Firefighters were on the scene to assist those from the gas company.