Generator malfunction causes gas-leak scare in downtown Cape Girardeau

Generator malfunction causes gas-leak scare in downtown Cape Girardeau
Several crews were brought out to investigate a possible gas leak. (Source: KFVS)

CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - Multiple emergency vehicles responded to the call of a possible gas leak in downtown Cape Girardeau, Missouri on Oct. 22.

According Battalion Chief Brew Dillow, crews searched for the possible gas leak at the Marquette Tower in downtown Cape Girardeau and couldn’t find a source.

After an investigation, it was determined that a generator had malfunctioned, causing the odor.

Crews were brought in to work on the generator and fix the problem.

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