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Crew strikes gas line; Thomas Road in Scottsdale closed

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SCOTTSDALE, AZ (CBS5) -

A work crew struck a gas line, closing down Thomas Road near the Coronado Golf Course in Scottsdale on Thursday morning.

Westbound Thomas Road was closed at Hayden while eastbound lanes were closed at Miller Road, according to the Scottsdale Traffic Engineering Department.

Crews hit the line in the roadway at 78th Street just before 11 a.m., the fire department said.

No evacuations were reported, but the road was expected to be closed for several hours, the department said.

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