Gas leak forces evacuations in SLC industrial area

Posted at 3:51 PM, Oct 09, 2012
and last updated 2012-10-09 17:55:27-04

SALT LAKE CITY — Firefighters responded to a call about a natural gas leak on Salt Lake City’s west side on Tuesday.

Crews arrived at an industrial area near 4200 West and 700 South at about 2:30 p.m.

Twenty workers from surrounding businesses were evacuated while firefighters investigated the source of the leak.