[NBC Palm Springs] CALIFORNIA - GAS LEAK PROMPTS EVACUATIONS, ROAD CLOSURES IN PALM SPRINGS
"A gas main was ruptured by a construction crew Wednesday, prompting fire officials to temporarily instruct residents of several nearby homes and businesses to either evacuate or shelter in place.. The rupture was reported about 9 a.m. on La Verne Way, south of East Palm Canyon Drive, according to Palm Springs Fire Department Capt. Nathan Gunkel, who said the evacuate/shelter-in-place order was made out of an abundance of caution."
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