Crews working to repair natural gas leak after crash
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Saint Johns County Fire Rescue is repairing a gas meter after a car slammed into it causing a leak.
It happened Sunday night at the 2500 block of U.S. 1 South.
Crews tell Action News the SJCFR Special Operations team was able to stop the gas leak just before 11 p.m. Area road were closed and buildings nearby were evacuated as a precaution as crews worked to repair the leak.
The driver of the car is expected to be ok. The cause of the crash is not known.
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