Broken gas line prompts evacuations in South Tucson - Tucson News Now

Broken gas line prompts evacuations

Crews from the Tucson Fire and Police departments and Southwest Gas responded to the incident. (Source: TFD) Crews from the Tucson Fire and Police departments and Southwest Gas responded to the incident. (Source: TFD)
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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

Three people were temporarily displaced after a gas line was struck by a tractor this morning in South Tucson.

According to the Tucson Fire Department, there were several houses near the incident in the 800 block of South 8th Avenue and three people had to leave the area.

Southwest Gas crews secured the broken line and the scene incident was under control about an hour after the 911 call, which came at 10:27 a.m.

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