May 12, 2014 13:15
Leak has been controlled. The nearby businesses and residences have been monitored for presence of gas and returned to normal operation. PF&R crews have cleared the scene.
At 12:12pm PF&R crews were dispatched to 1451 SW Market for a possible gas leak. Crews arrived and found a gas line in the road leaking. The line is in a 10' deep trench and crews are putting together a plan to get the gas controlled. Homes closest to the leak have been evacuated. Updates to come.
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