PHOENIX - Phoenix Fire Department Hazardous Materials Crews assisted Southwest Gas in securing a broken 4 inch gas line near 48th Street and Thomas Road.
Authorities say construction crews were doing scheduled roadwork when the gas line was broken by a piece of heavy equipment just after 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday.
The intersection was shut down in all four directions while crews made repairs. No evacuations were necessary and no injuries were reported.
Phoenix Fire Department Hazardous Materials Crews assisting Southwest Gas in securing a broken 4 inch gas line at 48th St. & Thomas. The intersection is currently shut down in all four directions. pic.twitter.com/dFSidO3qR0— Phoenix Fire Dept. (@PHXFire) June 5, 2018