September 27, 2018 (Moscow, Idaho) —
On Thursday September 27, 2018 at approximately 1:45 p.m. hours the Moscow Volunteer Fire Department responded to a reported gas leak located in the area of 3rd
Street and Cleveland Street. Upon arrival crews noticed an approximately one inch, gas line had been struck by construction work in the area. Avista was notified and in the area and responded to the incident. Several homes in the area were evacuated as a precaution.
Responding units to the incident included Moscow Volunteer Fire Department (MVFD), Moscow Police Department, Moscow Public Works, and Avista Utilities.
Road way is now open with limited access as of 2:50 p.m.