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      Residents evacuated near Ustick & Mitchell for gas leak

      BOISE, Idaho (KBOI) -- Officials closed down roads near Ustick and Mitchell roads Tuesday afternoon due to a gas leak in the area.

      Ada County Dispatch says residents were also evacuated as a precaution.

      Officials say a man using an auger struck a gas line in his yard. Intermountain Gas says the repairs could take a couple of hours.

      Update: The roads are back open.

      A second gas leak was also reported on Silver Fox Drive in southwest Boise, which is near Five Mile and Columbia.

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