Our news partners at KWTX are reporting evacuations are taking place tonight in Killeen due to a natural gas leak. Crews working on the gas in the area said their safety devices sounded a warning for natural gas levels.

Gas Leak photo by Tiana Jenkins via KWTX

These evacuations are reported to be happening in the area of John David Drive and Foster Lane in Killeen near the Iduma Elementary school. This area is near the intersection of W. Stan Schlueter Loop and S. Clear Creek Drive.

KWTX is reporting residents are being evacuated from their homes in this area. No information is yet available for publication about how many residents have been evacuated, or how many homes are involved.