Gas Leak in Marion County, Some Businesses Forced to Evacuate

Jasper, Tenn (WDEF)- Officials with the Marion County Sheriff’s Office and the Jasper Police Department both confirm a gas leak in Jasper.

The leak is causing evacuations near Main Street and Summertown Road. Both the Dollar General and Fred’s have been evacuated.

Traffic is now being diverted.

The police department says no homes or residents are in any danger at this time.

News 12 has a crew en route to the scene.

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