William Miles, Fire Chief
77 Hudson Road
Sudbury, MA 01776Sudbury Police Department
Scott Nix, Chief of Police
415 Boston Post Road
Sudbury, MA 01776
For Immediate Release
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Contact: John Guilfoil
Email: [email protected]
Sudbury Police and Fire Respond to Gas Leak Near Rt. 20
Union Avenue Closed in Both Directions
SUDBURY — Police Chief Scott Nix and Fire Chief William Miles report that utility crews are working to repair a gas leak reported on Union Avenue near the intersection of Rt. 20/Boston Post Road.
Sudbury Police and Fire units are on scene after receiving word of the break shortly before 9 a.m. The gas was successfully shut down, and National Grid anticipates a 3-hour repair time. Union Avenue be down to one lane of traffic between Rt. 20 and Station Road during that time. A Sudbury Police detail will be on scene.
Only two businesses have had their gas service affected. All other gas service is unaffected in town.
Fire crews have a fog line active to order to keep any possible gas fumes away from buildings.
No fire or injuries have been reported. Fire crews from Marlborough, Wayland, Maynard, and Concord are covering Sudbury during the incident.