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Gas line break near I-77 secured, traffic flowing

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RICHLAND COUNTY, SC (WIS) -

A gas line break in Northeast Richland County that was causing traffic issues on Interstate 77 and Killian Road Thursday has been secured and traffic is flowing again.

According to a Columbia Police Department spokesperson, the six-inch gas line break happened around 10:30 a.m. near the intersection of Bridgeberry Lane and Killian Road.

Because of the break, Killian Road was closed between I-77 and Farrow Road for a couple of hours. Authorities also had the Killian Road exit on I-77 is closed during the incident. 

SCE&G crews responded and secured the leak.

All roads are back open.

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