Norfolk fire crews respond to natural gas leaks on opposite sides of the city

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NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) – Norfolk Fire and Rescue responded to two natural gas leaks around the same time Thursday.

Units are on scene in Ocean View at Pleasant Ave and 22nd Bay. Around 2:30 p.m., Virginia Natural Gas secured the leak, but traffic remains closed on Pleasant Ave between 20th and 21st Bay.

Another incident in the 7660 block of Maury Arch, which also closed traffic, has been secured.

Fire officials confirmed both incidents were the result of construction work in the area.

This is developing news. Stay with WAVY News 10 on air and online for updates.

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