Gas smell from Tesoro Refinery in Pacheco

December 17, 2013 10:40:49 AM PST
Emergency crews have pinpointed the source of many smell complaints this morning.

People living in Martinez and surrounding cities complained of a strong gas-like smell. The nearby refineries were contacted and it turns out a propane valve leak at the Tesoro Refinery in Pacheco is to blame.

The refinery says there is no hazard or health worries associated with the smell.