Gas leak slows traffic


Photo Credit Nathan Ward

CHARLESTON, Ill. (WCIA) — A broken gas line is causing problems for drivers this afternoon.

It happened at the corner of 6th and Lincoln street.

Photo courtesy Nathan Ward

Traffic is down to one lane south of the leak for a two block radius.

Firefighters say they expect delays for a couple of hours.

Photo courtesy Nathan Ward

Charleston police and fire are on scene.

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