Richmond Road back open after gas leak

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Outbound Richmond Road was shutdown for about an hour due to a gas leak.

It happened outside Jet's Pizza, near Man o'War. According to Lexington Police, a landscaping crew was drilling a hole for a tree. They ended up hitting a gas line.

Columbia Gas was able to contain the leak and the road was reopened to traffic around 10 Wednesday morning.

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