If You Damage a Pipeline
Damage to the pipeline coating caused by scrapes, dents or dings can lead to a future issue even a potential leak if not repaired. Damage to plastic pipe such as scrapes along the pipe can be dangerous as the scrape could weaken the wall thickness of the pipe. So, even if it is small always can your natural gas operator so they may inspect the pipeline and make any necessary repairs.
If the damage results in a release of natural gas. Please leave the area immediately and then call 911 and the Natural Gas Operator along with Missouri One Call to report a damage utility.