GERMANTOWN, Md. (WUSA) -- Sky 9 is at the scene of a gas main break in Germantown. Thebreak is located at Scenery Drive and Brandermill Drive near Captain James Daley Elementary School.

Images from Sky 9 show gas spewing out of the ground. Ruben Rodriguez With washington Gas says a third party was drilling before the8-inch main break occurred.

Montgomery County Fire officials say they evacuated or sheltered in place 241 homes.

The gas is now off.

Montgomery County Fire and Rescue personnel on the scene were told to go back into service.

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