gas line

June 6, 2016 | Sonya Burke

Gas Leak in Gaithersburg, Portion of Fields Road Closed

Montgomery County firefighters responded to a nine-inch natural gas line break on Monday afternoon in the 9800 block of Fields Road in Gaithersburg. Fire and Rescue Services Spokesperson Pete Piringer said a backhoe struck the line. According to Piringer, Fields Road was closed between Rio Boulevard and Washingtonian Boulevard because of the break and dozens […]

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October 12, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Belmont Elementary Closed Because of Water Main Break

UPDATED Belmont Elementary School was closed on Monday because of a 16-inch water main break in the Brookeville-Olney area. Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission (WSSC) Spokesperson Ayoka Blandford said the break on Olney Mill Road was reported at 6:23 a.m. on Monday morning. Blandford said crews were on site and shut off the water at 7:40 […]

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March 3, 2015 | Krista Brick

Residents Evacuated Near Ruptured Gas Line in Bethesda (Photos)

UPDATED, 4:15 p.m. – A ruptured gas line in Bethesda is under control by the gas company and firefighters are checking area buildings, but many local streets are still closed. According to Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Spokesman Pete Piringer, crews are cleaning up equipment from the scene by Montgomery Lane is still closed between Woodmont Avenue […]

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