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LASD - East Los Angeles Station, Los Angeles County Sheriff
Monday October 14th, 2013 :: 04:27 p.m. PDT

Gas Leak: Evacuation of Residential Area, 300 Blk S. Gerhart Ave.

DATE: Monday, October 14, 2013

TIME: 2:45 PM

LOCATION: 300 block of South Gerhart Avenue, East Los Angeles

UNIT: East Los Angeles Patrol Area


The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s East Los Angeles Station is conducting an evacuation of a residential area on South Gerhart Avenue, between West Pomona Boulevard and East Beverly Boulevard.

A gas line has been punctured by a work crew in the 300 block of South Gerhart Avenue, East Los Angeles. Los Angeles County Fire is on scene and working with Sheriff’s Department personnel to rectify the problem.

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Kim Manatt, Deputy
Sheriff's Headquarters Bureau - Newsroom
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