Deerfield-News.com-Deerfield Beach, Fl-Here is what we know about today’s earlier gas leak in Deerfield Beach. From BSO Fire Rescue PIO Chief Michael Kane.-just before 12pm, Broward Sheriff Fire Rescue received information concerning a gas leak in at a commercial occupancy located in the 200 block of North Federal Hwy in Deerfield Beach.
According to firefighters operating on the scene, construction workers damaged a natural gas line feeding the Dominos Pizza plaza resulting in a leak.
Hazardous materials teams are currently on the scene and in the process of securing the leak. Evacuations are in effect at the area of concern inclusive of the shopping center. Federal Highway was closed as a precaution. Additional evacuations are not expected.
More information to follow as it becomes available.
Leak stopped received by Deerfield-News.com from Chief Kane.via email.
Michael B. Kane, MPA
Broward Sheriff Fire Rescue & Emergency Services Department