DEKALB Co, Ga (CBS46)—DeKalb County officials worked to contain a gas leak off of Covington Highway in Lithonia.

The gas leak happened late Tuesday night near the intersection with Swift Creek Road.

Police had Covington Highway shut down as officials worked to repair the leak. 

There was also a report of a strong odor of gas fumes in the area.

Officials at the scene were not sure how long it will take crews to complete the repairs or how many customers are impacted from the gas leak.

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