San Francisco News
Gas leak capped in SF's Richmond District
SAN FRANCISCO -- A natural gas leak occurred in San Francisco's Richmond District this morning after a construction contractor ruptured a 2-inch plastic distribution line, a PG&E spokesman said.
The leak began around 8:05 a.m. on 26th Avenue between Clement and Geary streets, PG&E spokesman Joe Molica said.
He said the main was breached by a third-party contractor doing excavation work on 26th Avenue.
PG&E stopped the leak at 8:49 a.m. Gas service to 28 customers was temporarily interrupted, he said.
gas leak, richmond district, PG&E, san francisco news
- Damage reported after 5.7 quake in Greenville 7 min ago
- Bay Area man arrested in Czech murders case
- New details released in police officers' murders
- Boy Scouts approve plan to accept openly gay boys
- BART board votes to relax rush hour bike ban
- Man exposes himself outside of hospital in SF
- Magnitude 8.2 earthquake hits Russia's Far East
- New info released about robbery in Santa Rosa
- Clayton resident ID'd as bicyclist killed in SF
- LA Kings beat SJ Sharks in Game 5
- Oakland's real estate market heats up
- abcnews: New bill would allow pets on Amtrak
- roundup: Bicyclist killed in SF; Body in canal ID'd
- weather: Bay Area weather forecast for Friday