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Highway ramps back open in Warrensville Heights after gas line hit

I-271 northbound traffic jam

WARRENSVILLE HEIGHTS, Ohio– Highway ramps in Warrensville Heights were closed Tuesday morning because of a gas leak.

Police said a construction crew hit a high-pressure gas line on Miles Road.

The entrance and exit ramps for Interstate 271 north and south were back open shortly after noon. The Interstate 480 and U.S. 422 split was also reopened to traffic.

ODOT said drivers should still expect delays.

Dominion East Ohio is at the scene working on the leak. There is no timetable for repairs, Warrensville Heights police said.