The portion of Cemetery Road in Hilliard that was closed for a gas leak Dec. 7 has reopened, according to authorities.

The portion of Cemetery Road in Hilliard that was closed for a gas leak Dec. 7 has reopened, according to authorities.

The leak was reported at a business in the 4000 block of Cemetery Road at 5:23 p.m., and workers from Columbia Gas of Ohio are on the scene, said Jeff Warren, chief of the Norwich Township Fire Department.

Traffic was diverted from the area while crews were fixing the leak.

Warren said the leak occurred after construction workers hit a 2-inch gas line in a strip center on the north side of Cemetery Road.

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