NEWBURGH HEIGHTS -- Police have closed a section of a street due to a gas leak,

Police say the leak is in an 18-inch line.

East 49th between Grand and Harvard is closed. In addition, traffic on Harvard has been reduced to one lane in each direction. A gas station in the area has also been closed as a precaution.

Repair work is underway. It's expected to take several hours.

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