ARP, TX (KLTV) - Arp Fire Department is at the scene of a gas leak that occurred at a construction site.
According to Smith County officials, the leak occurred near the intersection Linwood and Barron streets, north of Highway 135. Everyone 300-800 ft downwind have been evacuated as a precaution, according to the Arp Fire Department.
According to the Ap Fire Department, the city of Arp and contractors were placing a waterline when they came across a gas line with a service tap to a house. They broke off the tap, causing the gas leak. A crew from Centerpoint Energy is on the scene checking for concentrated areas of gas.
A crew is on the scene working to repair the tap and fix the leak.
According to the Arp Fire Department, no one is danger from the leak.