Gas leak prompts closure of Kings Canyon Road in Southeast Fresno

FRESNO, Calif.

A four inch natural gas line ruptured in Southeast Fresno on Wednesday. Authorities closed Kings Canyon Road between Peach Avenue and Willow Avenue while crews worked to repair the leak.

The leak was patched just before 2 p.m. Wednesday, and Kings Canyon Road is expected to re-open Wednesday afternoon.

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