Gas leak at Outback Steakhouse in Plantation prompts evacuation

Shopping center reopens after leak capped

By Peter Burke - Local10.com Managing Editor
Plantation Fire Department

PLANTATION, Fla. - A gas leak at an Outback Steakhouse in Plantation prompted the evacuation of a shopping center.

Plantation firefighters were called to the gas leak at the restaurant located in Jacaranda Square at 1823 Pine Island Road.

Firefighters said the shopping mall was evacuated as a precaution.

The gas leak was capped minutes later and the mall was reopened for business.

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