A car caused a natural gas leak Wednesday, closing part of a busy highway in Birmingham.
The wreck happened about 8:30am CT, on Parkway East at Briarcliff Lane.
The vehicle apparently drove off the road, and hit a natural gas line, causing a leak.
Authorities closed all southbound lanes on Parkway East, while crews worked to stop the gas leak.
The leak was contained about 9:15am CT.
There were no apparent injuries.
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