News / Utah / 

Gas Leak Forces Evacuation of Several Salt Lake Homes

Gas Leak Forces Evacuation of Several Salt Lake Homes



This archived news story is available only for your personal, non-commercial use. Information in the story may be outdated or superseded by additional information. Reading or replaying the story in its archived form does not constitute a republication of the story.

(KSL News) A gas leak forced the evacuation of several homes in Salt Lake County today in the vicinity of 3900 South and 1300 East.

Gas Leak Forces Evacuation of Several Salt Lake Homes

Crews working on a utility problem under the road accidentally hit a four-inch gas pipeline, sending gas into the sewer line. The gas then seeped into the homes.

Manholes in the area were opened to vent the gas. No one was injured. The circumstances surrounding the line break are now under investigation.

Gas Leak Forces Evacuation of Several Salt Lake Homes

SIGN UP FOR THE KSL.COM NEWSLETTER

Catch up on the top news and features from KSL.com, sent weekly.
By subscribing, you acknowledge and agree to KSL.com's Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

KSL Weather Forecast