LUBBOCK, Texas — Lubbock Fire Rescue said Tuesday that 82nd Street from Toledo Avenue to Vicksburg Avenue was reopened as of 2:45 p.m. after being closed for a cut gas line.

The call originally came in at 11:51 a.m., LFR said. A gas line was cut by a third party near 82nd Street and Utica Avenue.

LFR said nearby houses were being checked for gas levels.

LFR said as of 1:00 p.m., three homes had been evacuated.

As of 2:45 p.m., the gas leak had been contained, LFR said.

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