OPP say residents from Tilsonburg are allowed to return home after lightning ruptured a gas line in the area of Kara Lane earlier this morning.
Approximately 60 homes were evacuated with residents sent to a community centre on Hardy Avenue.
OPP are thanking the residents for their cooperation and patience.
UPDATE - All residents have been allowed to return to their residences. The OPP would like to thank everyone for their cooperation and patience. Please take care and stay safe. Ed.— OPP West (@OPP_WR) August 18, 2019