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Monday, Feb 08, 2016
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Hazmat crew contains gas leak in Westchase

Hillsborough County fire crews have contained a natural gas leak this morning in Westchase.

Around 9 a.m., Hillsborough County Fire Rescue responded to a gas leak in the area of 4756 Race Track Road.

A Hazmat crew, with assistance from TECO workers, secured the leak around 10 a.m., officials say.

Nearby residents are safe, officials say.

Officials say the gas leak was in an open area and not in a building.

The cause of the leak is under investigation.

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