NORFOLK, Va. (WVEC) -- Part of a busy intersection was closed for some of the Thursday afternoon rush hour as crews worked to fix a gas leak.

Norfolk Fire Rescue said the gas leak is at Brambleton Avenue and Tidewater Drive.

As a result, southbound lanes of Tidewater Drive were closed beginning around 4 p.m. between E. Princess Anne Road and E. Brambleton Avenue.

Around 5:15 p.m., police said the leak had been capped and the road would reopen as soon as the equipment was removed.