FAIRBURY – Local police are evacuating a portion of Fairbury following a Tuesday morning gas leak.
Police Chief Chad Sprunk says the leak has occurred in the vicinity of 15th & H Streets. Authorities are recommending that residents within a two-block radius of that intersection evacuate immediately. They also advise anyone planning on traveling through that area to find an alternate route.
Black Hills Energy is en route to the scene, but there is currently no ETA on when the situation will be resolved. Stay tuned to News Channel Nebraska for further updates.