(WDEF) The Whitfield County Fire Department, Dalton Police Department and Dalton Fire Department are on scene at a gas leak on Tibbs Road. Initially an evacuation was ordered but has already been cancelled. The gas leak was quickly contained by Dalton Utilities.
The call was dispatched shortly before 4 pm Wednesday. Some landscaping work damaged a gas main on the property of OTR, Inc. Truck, Trailer, And Tire Repair across the street from Mr. T's Pizza. The leak was contained quickly by a shutoff valve.
As of 4:45pm Wednesday afternoon: Tibbs Road is still closed between College Drive and Chattanooga Road for the next 45 minutes or so while the Dalton Utilities crew works to repair the damage