SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — A gas main break that caused part of San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood to be evacuated Sunday afternoon has been capped, officials said.
The rupture was first reported at around 12:10 p.m. near Fourth and Market Streets, where a construction crew reportedly struck a six-inch gas main, PG&E spokesman J.D. Guidi said.READ MORE: Fmr. Pinole Police Officer Allegedly Videotaped Himself Having Sex With Minor
Several buildings and businesses in the area were evacuated, including Moscone Center and Yerba Buena Gardens, San Francisco police Officer Albie Esparza said.