Haz Mat crews respond to gas leak off Old Boynton Road in West Palm Beach

No evacuations or road closures

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. - Palm Beach County Fire Rescue and Haz Mat crews responded to a gas leak in West Palm Beach Saturday morning.

According to Captain Albert Borroto, Public Information Officer for Palm Beach County Fire Rescue, the leak started outside the Fast Auto Repair store at 2532 Old Okeechobee Road.

Upon their arrival, firefighters discovered the leak was coming from the main valve outside the store, confirms Borroto.

Florida Public Utilities was called to repair the leak.

Allan Ortman with West Palm Beach Fire Rescue confirms no evacuations were ordered and no roads were closed due to the leak.

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