Crews respond to gas leak on Highway 9 in Little River

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HORRY COUNTY, S.C. (WBTW) — Crews responded to a gas leak Wednesday in the area of Highway 9 and Highway 57 in Horry County, according to Tony Casey with Horry County Fire Rescue.

The road was closed in the 2300 block of Highway 9. The gas leak was patched just before 2 p.m., according to HCFR. Lanes began to open but two Loris-bound lanes will remain closed while utility crews work.

Drivers are asked to expect delays.

There have been no reported injuries at this time, and surrounding businesses in the immediate area were evacuated.

No other information was immediately available. Count on News13 for updates.

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