Several homes in Leawood were evacuated Friday morning and a portion of 103rd Street was closed because of a gas leak.
Leawood police said the leak was reported in a residence at 103rd Street and Overbrook Court.
People within 500 feet of the leak were being evacuated as a precaution, and police and firefighters were going door to door to notify residents.
Also closed: 103rd Street between State Line Road and Lee Boulevard.
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Officials estimated it could take three to four hours to stop the leak.