PLEASE NOTE: The gas leak has been repaired and White Bluff has been reopened. Only a few apartments had to be evacuated as a precaution. — 11:45 a.m.

SAVANNAH, GA (March 6, 2012, 10:57 a.,m.): White Bluff Road has been closed between Wilshire Boulevard and Holland Drive as emergency crews tend to a major gas leak.

 

Construction crews working in the area near Clover Village and Vernon Marsh apartments struck the gas line this morning, prompting Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police to evacuate buildings in the immediate area as a precaution.

 

The road will be closed until the leak is addressed.

 

 

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