A release from the Jefferson County 911 Center states:
"As of 6:45 Wednesday morning, the emergency at the well pad site on Twp Road 184 in Jefferson County is over. The site is secure and danger has passed. All evacuations have been lifted and all residents may return to their homes"
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Numerous fire departments and law enforcement agencies are on scene, and going door to door to help evacuate residents.
WTRF.com has also learned Buckeye Local High School is closed Wednesday while their facilities are used as evacuation shelters following the gas leak.