Natural gas leak forces evacuations

March 25, 2009 10:25:36 AM PDT
A gas main break at a construction site in Hayward prompted evacuations in the surrounding area Wednesday morning.

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The break occured at Eden Avenue and Middle Lane.

Occupants of several buildings in the surrounding area were evacuated to a nearby park area.

Pacific Gas & Electric officials said windy conditions were helping crews and the situation was expected to return to normal by 10:40 a.m.

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