Authorities responded to a gas leak on Anson Street in Charleston this morning.

According to Charleston Fire Department spokesman Ryan Kunitzer, Anson Street was closed between Hasell and Pinckney streets while the leak was being investigated.

About 12;15 p.m., Charleston police reported the leak had been secured by SCE&G workers.

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