Natural gas line ruptured in San Ramon

August 12, 2009 12:02:20 PM PDT
A shelter in place order was in effect in San Ramon after a construction crew ruptured a natural gas line Wednesday morning.

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The incident happened around 8:20 a.m. at a construction site where a backhoe apparently broke a natural gas line beneath the pavement.

The order covered the area near the intersection of Harness Drive and San Ramon Valley Blvd.

People were warned to shelter in place until the gas was cut off, which was around noon.

No injuries were reported.

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