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MOUNT LEBANON (KDKA) — Several homes and businesses were evacuated Tuesday afternoon after a large gas leak in Mount Lebanon.

A significant amount of gas leaked from a line near Cedar Boulevard and Baywood Avenue.

According to officials at the scene, a construction crew struck a four-inch gas line on Cedar Boulevard.

As a result of the leak, 17 homes and 11 people were evacuated.

Crews stopped the leak and people were allowed to return home.

They’re working on a permanent fix.

Stay with KDKA for the latest on this developing story.