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Five homes are evacuated this morning due to a gas leak on James Island near Grimball Road.

According to officials, a passerby noticed a plume of gas and notified nearby fire personnel.

SCE&G is currently on the scene.  Residents are asked by the power company not to use any open flames at this time.

We will continue to follow this story and bring you the latest as it becomes available.

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