CONCORD, Calif. (KRON) – A gas line caught fire in Concord, which led to a road closure, according to a tweet from the Concord Police Department.

Grant Street at Frederick Street is closed after a construction crew hit the gas line, leading to the fire. Police and fire departments are on the scene, and people are advised to avoid the area.

A later tweet shared that the road will remain closed for multiple hours as PG&E attempts to cap the gas line. CPD says that electricity has been shut off in the surrounding area, and at this time no structures are threatened.

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The fire has been extinguished, after being contained to the roadway and a large piece of construction equipment, according to CPD.