NJNG is on the scene of a struck gas line on Raccoon Lane in Barnegat, New Jersey.
Both Barnegat and Stafford FD were paged the the location as extra manpower.
We will try and update this story as we learn more.
And as a friendly reminder, CALL BEFORE YOU DIG!
At least three business days, prior to outdoor construction or digging, contractors and property owners – whoever is excavating – must call New Jersey One Call at 811 or 800-272-1000 and take the following steps: Wait for the site to be marked with paint, flags or stakes. Yellow indicates the presence of underground natural gas lines.NJNG – 811 – Call Before You Dig Page — Digging Safety NJ | Call Before You Dig NJ | NJ Natural Gas (njng.com)