Gas leak in Montara neighborhood

Crews work to fix a gas leak at 25th and California February 11, 2014.
Crews work to fix a gas leak at 25th and California February 11, 2014.

Kansas Gas Service is on the scene of a small gas line leak in the Montara neighborhood in South Topeka.

According to the Shawnee Heights Fire Department, a private contractor severed a two-inch gas line while in the process of installing a sewer main near a house in the 7100 block of Glencrest.

Shawnee Heights fire crews were called to the scene shortly after 11:30 Tuesday morning and helped to secure the scene until Kansas Gas Service workers arrived.

No one was injured and the utility company was still on the scene early Tuesday afternoon.

Crews were working another gas leak at 25th and California Tuesday afternoon as well near Highland Park High School.

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