Small gas leak prompts evacuation in Lewiston

A small gas leak prompted an evacuation in the 800 block of Warner Avenue in Lewiston Monday morning. (MGN image id: 409829)

Lewiston fire crews were called to the scene of a gas leak in the 800 block of Warner Avenue.

The call came in around 9:30 a.m. Monday.

Officials evacuated surrounding mobile homes as a safety precaution.

About nine people briefly stood outside.

Acting LFD Captain Nick Stevens of Station 2 told KLEW News, the trailer court was replacing a water line and hit a gas line.

No one was hurt and Avista also responded.

close video ad
Unmutetoggle ad audio on off