Multnomah County

Construction crew cuts gas line on SE Division

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) -- Northwest Natural and fire crews are shutting off gas lines in SE Portland after a line was cut.

The leak is in a residential line at SE 52nd and SE Division Street. 

Portland Fire and Rescue said a construction crew cut the line with saw. They are shutting off valves in the area to isolate the leak. 

Crews are being cautious to make sure gas doesn't build up underground. 

The surrounding area is being evacuated and roads in the area are closed. 


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