Two-car accident leads to gas leak in Jonesboro

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) – Emergency crews spent more than an hour on scene of a car accident that led to a gas leak in the area.

According to the Jonesboro Police Department, a car ran a red light at the corner of Main Street and College hitting another car into a home on the corner around 12:30 Wednesday.

The car then ran over the gas line to the home, causing the leak.

The leak did not affect any activities at the high school, and no homes were evacuated. Everyone in the accident was ok, suffering only minor injuries.

The gas has been shut off to the home.

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