CARROLL COUNTY, Mo. _ Emergency responders were dispatched to a gas leak in Carroll County, Missouri, Thursday night, July 23, 2015.

Law CarrollCoGasLeak072315enforcement and Fire personnel responded to a report of gas odor at a valve terminal just off U.S. Highway 65, seven miles North of Carrollton near the junction of Route W, shortly after 9:30 p.m. and immediately rerouted traffic off of Highway 65. The highway was closed for about a half hour before repairs were made and the highway opened at 10:19 p.m. Motorist were being warned that a heavy gas odor could remain in the area for quite some time.