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Gas Line Break Which Caused Evacuations In Downtown San Luis Obispo Repaired

Posted on Friday, October 11, 2013 5:03pm

The accidental rupture of a gas line in downtown San Luis Obispo which led to some businesses being closed, and some evacuations has been repaired.

The break occurred around 1:30 p.m., near Marsh and Nipomo Streets.  Authorities say a backhoe accidently ruptured a gas line, leading to the closure of several blocks to traffic.

The line was repaired a little after four, but some crews were still on the scene an hour later.

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