Sydney Drive in Bessemer reopened after gas leak

Sydney Drive in Bessemer reopened after gas leak
(Source: Josh Walker/WBRC)

BESSEMER, AL (WBRC) - UPDATE: Spire confirms the valve has been capped off and Sydney road is reopened.

Aaron Schmidt with Spire said the company will continue repairs.

Part of Sydney Drive in Bessemer is blocked off while crews tend to an apparent gas leak.

No homes in the area have been evacuated.

The leaked was caused by a driver running into a pipeline. The driver is OK.

Spire is tending to the situation. The part of Sydney Drive blocked will reopen when the leak is resolved.

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