UPDATE: East Pierce Fire reported that the vapor leak was resolved around 11:30 a.m. All roadways were reopened.
INITIAL POST: A vapor leak at a Sumner business has forced the closure of several roads.
Officials shut down East Valley Highway East from the 2100 block to the 2700 block. Forest Canyon Road East is also closed at Cottage Road.
The leak was discovered about 10:20 a.m. near East Valley Highway East and 24th Street East.
East Pierce Fire & Rescue said the leak “is more than likely natural gas.”
People who work in the area have been asked to stay inside for the time being, according to East Pierce Fire & Rescue.
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