Gas leak contained in Duplin County

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DUPLIN COUNTY, N.C. (WNCT) A gas leak reported in the area of 600 Scott’s Store Road in Duplin County has been contained.

Currently, eight fire departments and emergency management from the county and state are on the scene.

Surrounding areas are currently being evacuated.

Duplin County Public Information Officer said a piece of farm equipment knocked over a liquid propane tank, causing a spill of propane on a livestock farm.

The leak has been contained and units have cleared.

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