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Scene outside The Butler & The Chef restaurant on South Park St. in San Francisco where a gas line was ruptured. (CBS)

Daycare Children Among Evacuated From San Francisco SoMa Gas Line Rupture

A number of evacuations and street closures were ordered briefly Tuesday morning following a gas line rupture in San Francisco’s South of Market area, authorities said.

02/18/2014

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Broken Gas Line In San Jose Neighborhood Is Capped

Residents were told to shelter in place in a San Jose neighborhood where a broken gas line was reported Wednesday morning, authorities said.

01/29/2014

An underground vault fire in Oakland. (CBS)

Oakland Underground Gas Fire Put Out After Scorching Ground For Hours

Crews were mopping up Tuesday afternoon at the scene of an underground gas fire in the Oakland hills that prompted the evacuation of six homes this morning before it was put out shortly before noon.

12/10/2013

A PG&E SmartMeter (CBS)

PG&E Reduces Pressure Of At-Risk Gas Line In San Carlos

PG&E crews in San Carlos should finish de-pressurizing a 20-inch, underground gas line considered to be at risk by Monday night.

10/07/2013

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Shelter-In-Place Lifted After Menlo Park Gas Line Rupture

Residents of a Menlo Park neighborhood were ordered to shelter in place after a gas line was struck and ruptured Monday morning, a Menlo Park fire division chief said.

09/30/2013

(CBS)

Construction Crew Hits Gas Line In San Jose

A third-party construction crew struck a gas line in San Jose Thursday afternoon, causing a gas leak, a PG&E spokeswoman said.

06/06/2013

(CBS)

PG&E Crews Working To Repair Ruptured Gas Line In Woodside

A crew digging at a construction site in Woodside Thursday morning ruptured a gas main and knocked out service to one customer

05/30/2013

hard hat, construction, road closed

Crews Rupture Gas Line Along SF Embarcadero

Crews installing a new fire hydrant along The Embarcadero in San Francisco struck a small gas line Monday morning, prompting evacuations and the shutdown of the roadway.

11/05/2012

SFFD firefighters cut into the roof of a burning building on San Bruno Avenue. (CBS)

San Francisco Fire Chief Wants Meeting With PG&E Officials Over Fire

PG&E spokesman Joe Molica said the San Bruno Avenue fire presented a “unique situation.” In a normal situation crews can shutoff a building’s gas valve but in this case the valve was too close to the fire.

06/15/2012

Scene outside 5072 Elrose Ave.in San Jose after an SUV crashed into a home and broke a gas line, April 4, 2012. (CBS)

San Jose Teen Honored For Saving Driver That Crashed Into Home

A 19-year-old neighbor who witnessed an allegedly intoxicated driver crash her SUV into a home in San Jose Tuesday night is being hailed as a hero for his actions to save the driver.

04/04/2012

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