Possible gas main break reported on Middle Avenue in Menlo Park


Firefighters from the Menlo Park Fire Protection District were called to the scene of a possible rupture in a gas main at 1315 Middle Ave., near the intersection with Hermosa Way, a few minutes before 3 p.m. today (Jan. 11).

Responding to the incident were two engine companies, usually four firefighters in each, and a battalion chief, according to an online account of the incident.

PG&E workers are either on the scene or en route, according to a radio dispatch.

We'll have more on this incident as information becomes available.

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Posted by smelled gas
a resident of Menlo Park: other
on Jan 11, 2011 at 5:56 pm

I had to detour around this. There was a faint smell of gas in the air.

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