HOT SPRINGS, Ark. – Highways 7 and 290 have reopened after being closed due to a natural gas leak in Garland County, according to officials with the Arkansas Department of Transportation.
ARODT officials said that Highway 7 South at Albright and Highway 290 were closed at the Central Avenue intersection due to a gas line that was struck. Officials said the incident happened just after 10:45 a.m. Tuesday.
Officials said that multiple agencies were on the scene at the time of the incident, including the Arkansas State Police.