Natural gas leak on 2nd Ave S & 16th St

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — UPDATE 1:44PM: Alagasco says the flow of gas has been stopped, and they are now working to safely make repairs.

UPDATE 1:13 p.m.: Alagasco says the gas leak has been partially fixed, and they are working toward a full repair.

ORIGINAL: Birmingham Fire and Rescue are on the scene of a natural gas leak on 2nd Avenue South and 16th Street.

Captain Brian Harrell says that Alagasco is also working in the gas leak at that location. They are asking that people not start their cars in the area.

We have a crew headed to the scene to get more information. We’ll update you as soon as we learn more.

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