High rise building evacuated due to gas leak

First responders evacuated a high rise building at Ocean Creek Resort, 10600 North Kings Hwy near North Myrtle Beach, after a vehicle hit a gas line.

It happened around 10:15 a.m. Thursday.

The evacuation is a precaution, according to Horry County Fire Rescue spokesman Julius Graham.

He says the gas company has been notified. He could not say what type of gas line was affected.