DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – An area in northwest Dallas has been evacuated after a natural gas line was cut late Wednesday morning.

Officials with Dallas Fire Rescue say the line, in the 11000 block of Denton Drive, is believed to have been cut by a crew working in the area.

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As a precaution businesses near Denton Drive and Walnut Hill Lane have been evacuated.

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The high pressure line is between four and six inches in diameter. Atmos Energy has been notified and crews are being sent to the scene.

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DART Green Line service has also been suspended in the area.