Gas leak forces evacuation in Derry Township
DAUPHIN COUNTY, Pa. – About 20 residents in a Derry Township Township neighborhood have been forced out of their homes due to a gas leak. The leak was reported at about 4:30 p.m.
The evacuation includes residents in the Hilltop and Church road areas. A UGI spokesperson tells FOX43 so far the gas is leaking into the air and is not migrating underground. The leak involves a value that measures pressure in the gas line. UGI crews will have to dig up the line to repair the leak which could take several hours.