PARKER, Colo. (CBS4) – Crews have been working to clean up a massive gas spill in Parker that happened Tuesday afternoon.

Businesses in the area had to be evacuated.

An image from Copter4 (credit: CBS)

An image from Copter4 (credit: CBS)

As much as 1,000 gallons of fuel spilled at the Cottonwood Shopping Center near Cottonwood and Parker roads.