Neighbors Being Evacuated for Gas Leak

Published 04/18 2012 05:25PM

Updated 04/18 2012 05:37PM

Update: 5:24 pm
     At least 17 Ameren customers are without service after gas was turned off. About 3:45, a contractor hit a gas line in the area of Arcadia & Winding Lane. Crews are on the scene evacuating nearby homes. Power will be restored when the line has been repaired.

Original: 5 pm
CHAMPAIGN -- Homes along Winding Road are being evacuated because of a gas leak. Emergency workers are on the scene. We have a crew en route and will update this story as more information becomes available.

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