BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Crews are the scene of a hazmat situation in Downtown Baltimore.
Officials said there are elevated natural gas levels underground and BGE crews are on the scene. They said some lanes may be blocked while they fix the leak.READ MORE: Maryland Drivers See Week Of Price Increases At The Gas Pump
unit blk N Calvert St 21202#DowntownBaltimore@CouncilmanETC@MyBGE is on scene. Their crews may have some lanes blocked while they fix the natural gas leak. #BMORESBravest #BCFDSOC Hazmat have checked the buildings and all have zero gas readings. FD is clearing.
— Baltimore Firefighters IAFF Local 734 (@BCFDL734) July 20, 2021
Hazmat has checked the surrounding building and they all have zero readings.
Drivers are asked to avoid Fayette Street at Calvert Street.Some Marylanders Plan To Take Precautions As COVID-19 Positivity Rate Rises Above 3 Percent
Road Closures- Avoid Fayette Street at Calvert Street, Guilford Avenue at Fayette Street and Baltimore Street at Fayette Street.
— Baltimore Police (@BaltimorePolice) July 20, 2021
— Baltimore Firefighters IAFF Local 734 (@BCFDL734) July 20, 2021MORE NEWS: Maryland Farmers' Market Week Kicks Off This Week