Gas leak reported on G Street near El Portal Drive

March 18, 2013 

Firefighters evacuated around a dozen people from commercial offices Monday morning after a backhoe struck a gas line on G Street near El Portal Drive.

The incident was reported around 10:30 a.m. and PG&E officials are at the scene to stop the leak. As a precaution, the fire department evacuated a dental office and other businesses in the 3300 block of G Street, McCall said.

More details will be posted as they become available.

-- Victor A. Patton

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