UPDATED Tuesday 3:45 p.m.:
The city's water has not been affected by the leak.
A gas leak is currently blocking off Oak Street between Chestnut and Court streets in downtown Conway.
Fire Chief Mike Winter said a construction company was working on Van Ronkle Street and hit an underground gas line.
The gas is leaking into a city drainage system and businesses in the area were evacuated.
Winter doesn’t anticipate the gas leak to get any worse, but said the area may be blocked off until 7 or 8 p.m. Monday.
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