• Peachtree Street in Midtown Atlanta reopens after gas leak

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    ATLANTA - There was a big traffic issue growing in Midtown Atlanta Wednesday afternoon after a gas leak closed a busy portion of Peachtree Street.

    The road was closed between 14th and 16th streets, and it was a recipe for disaster during the lunchtime rush. 

    NewsChopper 2 was over the scene and showed workers using heavy equipment to open up the road. 

    The road reopened a little before 4 p.m.

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