A gas leak has caused the evacuation of five homes and blocked off several streets in the Hamilton area of Novato Friday afternoon, a Novato Fire Protection District battalion chief said.
A gas leak in Brentwood evacuated a nearby apartment building Tuesday, a PG&E spokesman said.
Crews have capped a gas leak Thursday morning near the site of the catastrophic 2010 San Bruno explosion and fire, according to fire officials.
It took about five hours, but Pacific Gas and Electric crews were able to cap a gas leak in El Cerrito Wednesday morning, which caused residents in four homes to be evacuated.
PG&E successfully shut off a gas line at the site of a one-alarm house fire in a Martinez home, popular for its Christmas displays early Tuesday morning, fire officials said.
Contra Costa County hazardous materials officials said at least 10 people have reported nausea, throat irritation and respiratory symptoms due to gas released in the air from a water tank rupture Thursday at the ConocoPhillips refinery in Rodeo.
A San Jose apartment complex was evacuated early Friday morning after a vehicle collision caused a gas leak, fire officials said.
A strong smell of natural gas in downtown Walnut Creek prompted the evacuation of at least two schools in the area, according to authorities.
A Santa Clara company has unveiled what they call a revolutionary solution towards detecting natural gas pipeline leaks and PG&E is now using Picarro’s cutting-edge system.
City construction crews working on a sewer line accidentally damaged a natural gas line in San Bruno Tuesday afternoon, causing a leak that prompted the evacuation of about a half-dozen homes.