Gillham park, nearby homes given all-clear after gas leak prompts evacuation

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Authorities have given the all-clear after a natural gas leak prompted the evacuation of a Kansas City park and some surrounding homes Saturday afternoon.

Authorities evacuated Gillham Park and homes in the 4100 block of Kenwood while crews took readings in the area.

It was not clear what caused the leak. Residents were allowed back in their homes just after 3 p.m.

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