UPDATE: Gas Leak Causes Evacuation In Tecumseh

A gas leak that caused an evacuation in Tecumseh has been cleared.

Tecumseh Fire and Rescue says a home at 4906 Howard Ave. was evacuated after natural gas was discovered at around 12pm Monday.

Union Gas attended the scene and ventilated the home — neighbours were evacuated as a precaution.

Ontario Provincial Police diverted traffic for several hours.