Valdosta Police say that there is a gas leak in the city, and people are asked to avoid the area until the leak can be plugged.
A fiber optics company was running a line and in the process ruptured a gas line near Alden Avenue and Baytree Road.
There's been a gas leak on Alden and Baytree Road city officials are advising everyone to stay clear of this area. ?? pic.twitter.com/ebZW9huM4w— Damon Arnold WALB (@damonWALB) October 2, 2017
The road has been closed and traffic is being rerouted.
VPD will make an announcement when the road is reopened.
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