MILL VALLEY (CBS SF) – Crews responded to a gas line break in downtown Mill Valley, Tuesday afternoon.
It happened around 11:30 a.m. near Corte Madera Ave. and Throckmorton.READ MORE: Asian American Attacks: San Francisco Shop Owner Says Teen Thief Pepper Sprayed Her
PG&E crews stopped a gas leak after a construction crew struck a 1″ gas line, according to a PG&E spokesperson, Deanna Contreras.
The construction crew was not affiliated with PG&E.READ MORE: Santa Clara Wins NCAA Women's Soccer Championship, Topping FSU In Penalty Kick Shootout
“PG&E is investigating the incident but it is still April and April is National Safe Digging Month, so a good reminder to call 811 before any digging projects – big or small,” said Contreras.
Police were asking people to avoid the area while crews made repairs to the line.MORE NEWS: UPDATE: 2-Alarm House Fire Contained In San Francisco's Bayview District
Gas service to one business in the area was impacted.