12:20 p.m. update: Pratt County Emergency Management said the leak has been stopped and the area is clear. The fire department said it would release more information later.


Noon update: The Pratt Police Department said the leak is under control.  The fire department is finishing up, and the scene should be clear soon.


PRATT, Kan. (KSNW) — Emergency crews in Pratt are on the scene of a propane leak around the 800 block of North Main Street, also known as U.S. Highway 281.

Pratt County Emergency Management said it’s a propane truck that is leaking, and it is north of the railroad tracks on Main Street.

“There is currently no threat to the public, but please avoid the area,” Pratt County Emergency Management said in a Facebook post at 10:30 a.m.

The Pratt Fire Department is on the scene. It says people who live in that area of town do not have to evacuate. If that changes, the residents will be notified.

KSN News will update this story as more information becomes available.