Struck gas line causes Greenback residents to evacuate

The Greenback Fire Department says a road crew hit a gas line in the 2900 block of Highway 95 near Stone Drive, causing a hole in a four-inch gas main. (source: Loudon County Sheriff's Office)

GREENBACK (WATE) – Greenback residents were evacuated after a gas line was struck Monday.

The Greenback Fire Department says a road crew hit a gas line in the 2900 block of Highway 95 near Stone Drive, causing a hole in a four-inch gas main.

Residents living within a half-mile area were asked to evacuate. The area was declared clear for residents just after noon. No injuries were reported.

There is no more information at this time.

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