Halifax Fire crews were called to the scene of natural gas leak in the Burnside Business Park area Wednesday evening.
An excavator with Dexter Construction hit a line at the corner of Wright and Haliburton avenues.
A few businesses were evacuated as Heritage Gas worked to repair the damage.
Traffic was re-routed around Wright Avenue.
Fire crews evacuated a few buildings in the area.
Crews are unsure how many people were inside at that time of evacuation.