Gas Leak

Good morning from Gray. Here's a look at some of the stories you will want to catch before you leave the house on 12 News Today.

Breaking: Part of commerce Road is shut down in Richmond because of a gas leak. Right now, Everett to Stockton along Commerce Road is closed. The call came in around 3 a.m. People living in Hopper Loft Apartments are being evacuated as a precaution.We are tracking the situation all morning.

Happening Today, with temperatures expected to dip down low tonight, the city of Richmond also plans to open back up its cold weather shelter. It opens at 7pm at the city's Public safety Building on 505 North Ninth Street. Shelter registration ends at 9 p.m. There will not be an food provided and you can't bring your pets.

If you've adopted from the Salvation Army Angel Tree, your unwrapped gifts must be returned no later than tomorrow! That means you only have about two days to swing by an Angel Tree location and help make a child's Christmas extra special. We've posted the full list over on our website. Just go to: "nbc 12 dot com" slash "angel."

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