Ram’s Plaza in Chapel Hill closed due to gas leak


(Micheal Winn/CBS 17)

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (WNCN) – Ram’s Plaza in Chapel Hill is closed off to traffic due to a gas leak Friday morning.

Tweets from the Chapel Hill Fire Department say firefighters have set up barricades at the shopping center as a precaution.

The leak was first reported just before 9 a.m. as a 2-inch line was ruptured at a construction site near the shopping center.

The leak was capped around 10:30 a.m. and the nearby roads and the shopping center could open by 11:30 a.m.

Dominion Energy is on scene.

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