Gas main

Construction crews working on a Caltrain-related project broke a gas main in suburban San Bruno around 9 p.m. Sunday. (CBS)

Gas Main Capped After Caltrain Construction Crew Severs San Bruno Pipe

Workers have capped a gas leak in San Bruno that shut down commuter train service in two directions.



Gas Main Rupture Shuts Down Highway In Both Directions

California highway officials have closed Highway 99 in both directions just south of Madera due to a gas main rupture.


A PG&E crew at the scene of a Concord gas leak (CBS)

Concord Streets Reopened After Ruptured Gas Line Capped

Some streets in Concord were shut down Tuesday morning because of a gas leak, which has also prompted the closure of state Highway 4 off-ramps, police and the California Highway Patrol said.

CBS San Francisco–08/30/2011


San Jose Hit-And-Run Crash Ruptures Gas Main, Causes Evacuation

Firefighters and PG&E crews were on the scene of a gas leak caused by a hit-and-run car crash in San Jose that prompted the evacuation of neighboring homes in the area, a fire captain said.

CBS San Francisco–01/22/2011

San Bruno gas pipeline blast

PG&E Gas Line Leaks Exceed National Average

Records show Pacific Gas & Electric, whose pipeline exploded in San Bruno earlier this month, has reported gas line leaks at a rate six times the average for other large pipeline operators.

CBS San Francisco–09/27/2010

San Bruno gas pipeline blast

Corrosive Microbes Examined In San Bruno Explosion

Corrosive microbe gases are being investigated as a possible cause of the San Bruno natural gas pipeline explosion that killed seven people and destroyed 37 homes this month.

CBS San Francisco–09/24/2010