LISBON, Ohio (WKBN) – A gas leak caused an evacuation in Columbiana County Friday morning.

According to Columbiana County Sheriff Brian McLaughlin, the gas leak is on the 33000 block of State Route 172, near Depot Road.

The evacuation zone initially encircled the address but was lifted around 10:30 a.m.

Sheriff McLaughlin says the quick work from the fire department kept the evacuation number to only about five residences.

The gas is currently shut off and Columbia Gas is on scene handling the situation.

No word yet on how long repairs will take.