Portions of South Western Street in Mexico were closed today due to a gas leak. [Tuesday]
According to Major Brice Mesko with Mexico Public Safety, they were called after a construction crew hit a gas line at the intersection of South Western and Breckenridge.
Mesko said officers and a fire truck stayed on the scene for about an hour until Ameren had the situation under control.
Officers performed well being checks in the area to ensure residents were safe after the incident.