A gas leak was reported at W.Valencia Dr. and Richman Ave. this morning. The Gas Company and the Fullerton Fire Department are on scene.
Road closures and evacuations are in place on Richman (from Truslow Ave. to West Ave); Valencia (400 to 500 blocks) and Maplewood (500 block).
For added precaution, 50 buildings and approximately 200 people have been evacuated with Richman Elementary School established as the “Shelter in Place” while the Gas Company repairs the leak.
The Gas Company hopes to have the problem resolved and the roads re-opened by 5pm this afternoon. For more information, please contact the Gas …read more
Source: City of Fullerton