Car Crashes into Gas Line in Chula Vista
On Sunday night, an apartment building had to be evacuated after a driver struck a gas line in Chula Vista. According to Fox Channel Five News, the incident happened sometime before 8:30 p.m. at the apartment building at 580 L Street. Apparently, a woman struck a gas meter in the parking lot of the complex. She then got out of the car and took off on foot.
One of the complex’s buildings had to be totally evacuated, so the gas line could be shut off. The residents had to wait outside until the gas dissipated. Thankfully, no injuries were reported, and the situation was handled safely.
Officials report that the cause of this crash is still under investigation, and very few details have been released. Additionally, there has been no word on whether or not authorities were able to locate the driver.