Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Natural Gas Leak - 15300 N Scottsdale Road

Natural gas leak reported in the 15300 block of North Scottsdale Rd (Greenway Hayden Loop) in Scottsdale, AZ.

Units responding or on scene include: E31 E41 E604 C957N SQ29 LT37 BC2 DC601 SCTP01 SWG000.

Eastbound Greenway Hayden is completely blocked off at Scottsdale Rd. Use an alternate route.

[Update: 11:44 AM MST] Scottsdale and Phoenix fire department hazmat crews responded. Natural gas leak at the Scottsdale Quarter apartments construction site. Units found a 2 inch gas main fractured due to a backhoe operation. One business at the Scottsdale Quarter mall was evacuated as a precaution. Fire department staff and Southwest Gas hazardous materials crews secured the leak. Gas is secured at this time.