South Metro Gas Leak
On September 16, 2022 at approximately 10:15 South Metro Fire Rescue was dispatched to a reported gas leak on Park Meadows Drive at the intersection with Station Way. Dispatch advised responding units that a contractor had struck a gas line while working at the intersection. Crews detected high amounts of gas in the air upon arrival and called for additional units to assist due to numerous apartment buildings and a large medical complex in the area. Firefighters and the hazardous materials team stood by for approximately two hours while Xcel capped the leak.
Units on Scene: District Chief 1, Battalion Chief 3, Safety 12, Safety 35, Engine 17, Engine 20, Engine 36, Engine 44, Tower 34, Tower 35, Hazmat 38, Medic 34 & Medic 44