Gas leak shuts down Two Notch Road

Gas leak shuts down Two Notch Road

COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - Two notch Road near Columbia Mall is being shut down to traffic because of a gas leak.

A contractor was working in the area and hit a gas line causing the leak.

A few nearby businesses have evacuated as a precaution.

A welder will be coming from Aiken County to do repairs until SCE&G can do permanent repairs.

It is unclear at this time when the road will reopen.

Columbia Fire estimates that it could take several hours.

Drivers are encouraged to use alternate routes.

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