Gas Leak in West Sadsbury Township
August 28, 2018

This morning the Keystone Valley Fire Department was dispatched to the 6000 block of N. Blackhorse Road in West Sadsbury Twp. for a gas leak outside. A resident smelled the odor of propane in the area and the odor wasn't dissipating.

Rescue 8 arrived on-scene and was directed to the backyard of a residence where the above ground tank was found to be leaking. A hand-line was pulled from the Rescue 8 and crews investigated the source. An open valve was located and crews were able to secure the valve and contain the source to the tank.

Ambulance 8 EMT's did check and evaluate a neighbor. No transport was necessary.

Units: Rescue 8, Engine 8, Ambulance 8-1 & Tanker 8