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Gas well leak stopped in Loving County

Photo of gas leak in Loving County (Source: KWES) Photo of gas leak in Loving County (Source: KWES)
LOVING COUNTY, TX (KWES) -

A gas well in Loving County that had been leaking since Wednesday has stopped.

An Apache spokesperson said the problem was resolved over the weekend.

The Loving County Sheriff said gas started pouring out around 9 a.m. last Wednesday morning.

It caused evacuations and shut down Highway 407.

The highway has since been reopened.

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