Update: Gas leak reported near 89th & Quaker Monday morning

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Gas Leak at 89th & Quaker (9-27-21) - 1280

(Nexstar Media Inc./EverythingLubbock.com Staff)

LUBBOCK, Texas — Emergency crews were dispatched to a reported gas leak in South Lubbock Monday morning.

According to Lubbock Fire Rescue, the leak was reported around 9:45 a.m. near 89th Street and Quaker Avenue.

LFR said a construction crew stuck at four-inch gas line.

Firefighters were monitoring gas levels in the area while Atmos Energy crews were working to seal the leak.

A spokesperson for Atmos Energy told EverythingLubbock.com two homes were evacuated as a precaution.

Quaker Avenue was blocked off between 89th and 92nd Streets for a time.

Atmos Energy said repairs were completed around 12:30 p.m.

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