Paducah police, firefighters respond to overnight gas leak


Web Editor - Ryan Burkett

PADUCAH, Ky. - Paducah police and firefighters were busy early this morning because of a gas leak.

According to a police dispatcher, they received a call about the leak around 2 a.m. The reported leak was in the 5100 block of Hinkleville Road in front of Hardee's.

The Hardee's restaurant and several other businesses were evacuated and traffic was diverted around the area for hours.