Deputies evacuated area near Iberia, Mo. after gas leak

NEAR IBERIA, Mo. -- The Miller County Sheriff's Office evacuated an area near Iberia, Mo. Monday night for a gas leak. Crews fixed the lead around 8:30 p.m.

The leak came from large storage cylinders on State Highway 17 near Loblolly Lane. The Iberia Rural Fire Protection District asked those a half-mile from the cylinders to evacuate as a precaution.

Deputies closed State Highway 17 as crews worked to fix the leak.