Miami-Dade County day care evacuated after gas leak

Construction crew ruptures gas line


MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. – Dozens of people were evacuated after a gas leak was reported Wednesday afternoon in north Miami-Dade County.

Authorities said 20 people, including 15 others from a day care were evacuated from the area of 250 171st St. after construction workers ruptured a gas line.

Miami-Dade Fire Rescue officials said a crew was called in to repair the gas line.

No injuries were reported.

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