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Gillespie Street in Fayetteville reopens after gas leak

Posted August 23, 2017 12:04 a.m. EDT
Updated August 23, 2017 6:12 a.m. EDT

Gas leak closes Gillespie Street in Fayetteville

— Gillespie Street in Fayetteville.has reopened after a Tuesday night gas street forced its overnight closure.

Fayetteville police said officers responded to the gas leak in front of the Cumberland County Auditorium at 2405 Gillespie Street at about 11:10 p.m.

Gillespie Street was closed in both directions between Owen Drive and E. Mountain Drive early Wednesday morning as crews worked to repair the leak. The road reopened around 6 a.m.