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Residents evacuated following gas leak in West Palm Beach

Posted at 1:04 PM, May 23, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-23 18:35:26-04

Four West Palm Beach Fire Rescue units along with 18 fire rescue personnel and a crew from Florida Public Utilities responded to a gas leak behind Cafe Sapori on Southern Boulevard on Saturday.

The 2-inch gas line was struck by a construction crew doing work behind the cafe.

As a precaution, residents were evacuated from the surrounding area.