Route 19 is closed in both directions from Portersville to Pleasant Hill Road in Lancaster Township due to a gas leak, this morning.
Harmony Fire District crews are diverting northbound traffic at Pleasant Hill Road. Southbound traffic is being diverted in Portersville to Interstate 79.
The repair on an 8-inch People's Gas line was expected to take several hours, firefighters said.
A full story will appear in the Butler Eagle.