UPDATE: Punctured gas line cleared, according to fire officials


UPDATE (11:35 a.m.) – The Bristol, Va. Fire Department has cleared the scene of a punctured gas line.

According to officials, an excavator punctured the line on Thursday morning.

Crews from Atmos were responding to control the leak.

BRISTOL, Va. (WJHL) – The Bristol, Virginia Fire Department responded to a punctured gas line on Timberbrook Drive Thursday morning.

According to a post from the Bristol Virginia Professional Fire Fighters Association, crews found an excavator hit a gas line. That line was leaking.

Crews were remaining on scene until Atmos could get control of the leak.

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