ELIZABETH CITY, Va. (WAVY) — A portion of North Road Street in Elizabeth City was closed for several hours Tuesday afternoon following a natural gas leak.

According to a tweet from Elizabeth City Police around 1:25 p.m. Tuesday, Road Street was closed between Hughes Boulevard and Broad Street due to a gas leak.

Shortly before 5 p.m., police provided an update that the gas leak has been fixed and the roads had reopened to traffic.