A natural gas leak Thursday afternoon in a northwest Omaha neighborhood forced authorities to evacuate homes and close off streets to traffic.
The leak was reported a little after noon southeast of 132nd and Fort Streets. Authorities said they expected to have the leak repaired and residents back in their homes by about 3 p.m.
Authorities shut down some neighborhood streets and evacuated homes in the area of 129th Street and Camden Avenue. Authorities said 14 homes were affected.