Gas line leak prompts evacuation of businesses in Cedar Park

Williamson County

CEDAR PARK, Texas (KXAN) — Cedar Park Police officers were evacuating neighborhoods in the area of Brushy Creek Road and U.S. Highway 183 due to a gas line leak on Saturday.

A Cedar Park Police spokeswoman said it was mainly businesses that had to be cleared out after a road construction crew hit the line.

A tweet from the department around 3:40 p.m. said traffic was shut down along north and southbound Bell Boulevard.

At last check, Atmos Energy did not have an estimated time for when the repairs would be made.

A Tweet from the Cedar Park Police Department around 11:15 p.m. said the road had reopened.

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