Gas leak in West Lake Hills causing detour

Traffic on Westlake Drive will be rerouted due to gas leak repairs.

Traffic on Westlake Drive will be rerouted due to gas leak repairs.

The West Lake Hills Police Department is rerouting traffic due to a gas leak that occurred at approximately 3:30 p.m. Sept. 9 near Westlake Drive and Harbor View Drive.

Chief Scott Gerdes said the repair is anticipated to take anywhere from two to three hours. "On the north end," Gerdes said, "we’re rerouting traffic onto Terrace Mountain Drive, and on the south end, we’re rerouting at Hull Circle to go back south on Westlake Drive.”

Gerdes said to his knowledge, the gas leak is occurring within the road and is not posing any danger to the population at this point.
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