PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A gas leak has forced residents to evacuate in the Northern Liberties section of Philadelphia Thursday night.
The incident was reported at about 5 p.m. along the 900 block of N. 5th Street.
Chopper 3 HD was over the scene.
PGW says a private contractor hit a gas line.
The 900 block of N. Lawrence Street was evacuated as a precaution.
There are no injuries reported at this time.
Gas service has not been affected.