Crews repair gas leak reported at Flower Hill Promenade in Del Mar

About 150 evacuated from the area

DEL MAR - Crews repaired a leaking gas line Tuesday that caused an evacuation at a shopping center in Del Mar. 

The 2-inch gas line ruptured just before 7 a.m. at the Flower Hill Promenade,  just east of Interstate 5 on Via De La Valle. Crews were able to repair the line as of 8:41 a.m.

10News learned that the leak happened in front of a Whole Foods store, set to open Wednesday.

Crews evacuated about 150 people from the area.

A contractor reportedly cut into a gas line while working in the area.

10News learned that most of the businesses at the mall were not open when the leak happened.

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