Colleton County Fire-Rescue


02/September/2020 – HazMat Natural Gas Leak – “B” Shift

20-06025 – A utility contractor dug into a residential natural gas line in the 400 block of Dandridge Road Wednesday afternoon 02-September at 16:13. Fire-Rescue units responded, then blocked off a section of Dandridge Rd. Crews evacuated the homes in the immediate vicinity of the leak until Dominion Energy personnel arrived to secure the gas line. No one was injured. Firefighters used monitoring equipment to continually check on the gas levels in the area of the leak. Units were on the scene for 3-1/2 hours.

Engine 1, Engine 26, Medic 26, HazMat 19 and Battalion 1 responded. Battalion Chief Brent Dalton served as Incident Commander