CHARLOTTE, N.C. (FOX 46 CHARLOTTE) - A major road in uptown Charlotte is shut down Wednesday due to a gas leak, according to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police.
Crews are working to repair the leak that occurred in the 2000 block N Tryon Street at 24th Street.
FOX 46 Charlotte is at the scene where the fumes can be smelled from nearly two blocks away. Police tell FOX 46 a construction crew hit a gas line. Two buildings in the area have been evacuated as a precaution.
CMPD said this will be an all day project and that N Tryon won't open anytime soon.