TRAVEL ALERT: Gas leak in Beachwood closes major intersection

BEACHWOOD, OH (WOIO) - A natural gas leak prompted the closure of a major Beachwood intersection Thursday morning.

Around 4:45AM, a construction crew accidentally hit the line at the Richmond Chagrin intersection, and made the decision it was unsafe for motorists to drive in the area.

One lane is open in each direction at this time, but motorists are still urged to avoid the area.

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