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Homes evacuated following gas leak

CORALVILLE (KWWL) - People in a Coralville neighborhood were advised to leave their homes after a car hit a gas meter late Thursday night.

Coralville fire crews responded to the area of High Bluff Drive around 11:45 after a report of a gas leak.

Officials say the driver of a car accidentally hit a gas meter of a home.

People living near the area were told to leave the area as a safety precaution.

MidAmerican Energy fixed the leak and people were let back into their homes two hours later.

Online producer:  Adam Amdor

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