Busy Pittsburgh road shut down after contractor hits gas line

A contractor hit a gas line in the Strip District. 

PITTSBURGH — A busy Pittsburgh road is shut down Tuesday after a contractor hit a gas line.

It happened just before noon at the corner of Smallman and 16th streets in the Strip District, according to Allegheny County.

Smallman Street is shut down between 15th and 17th streets until further notice.

We're following this developing story. Refresh WPXI.com for updates.