Gas leak shuts down Columbia Road

August 19, 2007

COLUMBIA CTY, Ga.---A gas leak this afternoon not only stunk things up, but also shut down a major road.

It happened around 12:30 on Columbia Road near the Orchard Hill subdivision. That's near Patriots Park.

People living nearby were told to stay inside because of the strong odor, and the road was closed until Georgia Natural Gas crews could evaluate the mess. is happy to provide a forum for commenting and discussion. Please respect and abide by the house rules:

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