Gas leak reported on High Street near OSU campus

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COLUMBUS (WCMH) — A gas leak has been reported near the Ohio State University campus.

According to the Columbus Division of Fire, the high-pressure leak was reported near E. 15th Avenue and N. High Street. 

Sullivant Hall on the OSU campus is being evacuated as a precaution. 

A third party contractor hit one of the Columbia Gas lines this afternoon causing the leak, officials said.

High Street between 12th and 16th streets have been shut down for vehicle traffic, officials said.

No customers have been affected

The streets are expected to reopen within the next two hours, officials said.

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