Gas leak causes a couple buildings to be evacuated

SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – 10:02 a.m. – Crews have the gas leak that occurred at a construction site on Villa La Jolla Drive under control.

Evacuations to a couple nearby buildings were lifted. Investigation into the cause was underway.

9:34 a.m. – A gas leak occurred at a construction site in La Jolla Tuesday, which caused a couple buildings in the immediate area to be evacuated.   

The gas line ruptured at a construction site in the 8900 block of Villa La Jolla Drive near Villa Norte at approximately 7 a.m.   

A couple of neighboring buildings were evacuated shortly afterward.

9:11 a.m. – Gas leak on 8900 block of Villa La Jolla Drive was reported just before 8 a.m. A couple buildings in the area are being evacuated.

The street is closed. Cross street is La Jolla Village Drive.

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