Car Accident Causes Gas Leak

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EXETER — Police say a car ran off Schooley Avenue and Cedar Street in Luzerne County.

The crash happened around 1:00 a.m. Sunday morning.

The car hit a home and damaged the gas meter. The fire department closed streets and evacuated several homes after gas leaked.

The gas company stopped the leak and everyone was allowed to return home.

Authorities say the driver wasn’t seriously hurt.