Gas leak shuts down both lanes of traffic on FM 685 in Pflugerville

Travis County
Pflugerville police vehicle (Pflugerville Police Department Photo)

Pflugerville police vehicle (Pflugerville Police Department Photo)

PFLUGERVILLE, Texas (KXAN) — Drivers will want to avoid Farm to Market 685 between Pflugerville Parkway and Town Center Drive in Pflugerville because of a reported gas leak.

According to a tweet from the Texas Department of Transportation, the road could remain closed overnight, so drivers are asked to avoid the area and find another route. It’s unclear what caused the gas leak or how it was discovered.

Pflugerville police are also monitoring the situation and warning drivers that both north and southbound lanes on FM 685 are shut down right now.

KXAN reached out Friday evening to the City of Pflugerville for additional information but has yet to receive a response.

Stay with KXAN for updates on this developing story.

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