Crews repair gas leak reported at Flower Hill Promenade in Del Mar
About 150 evacuated from the area
Last Updated: 285 days ago
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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