Leak Locked: Major Mayfield Heights Artery Reopens After Gas Leak

Courtesy: Chris Reymann
Courtesy: Chris Reymann

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UPDATE: MAYFIELD HEIGHTS, OH (WOIO) - A Mayfield Heights gas leak is now under control.

The intersection of I-271 and SOM Center reopened just before 2:30PM.

The artery was shut down due to an above ground gas leak that sprung around 11:30PM.

19 Action News has learned a cap was knocked off a gas well while landscapers were tending to the 1300 block.

The entire area - including a large apartment building - was evacuated while crews worked to contain the situation.

No one was injured.

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