LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — No one was hurt after a Las Vegas valley Target was evacuated Sunday afternoon due to a gas leak. It happened at the Target on West Charleston Boulevard at around 3:26 p.m.
Officials say the gas leak happened in the storage area of the store after a gas line was hit by a piece of equipment.
NATURAL GAS LEAK 3:26PM. TARGET 8750 W Charleston Bl. gas leak in storage area of store after gas line hit by equipment, store evac’d, @SWGas enroute, situation under control, no injuries, crews on stand- by until @SWGas arrives. #PIO1NEWS
— Las Vegas FireRescue (@LasVegasFD) October 25, 2020
Las Vegas Fire & Rescue responded to the scene and is monitoring the situation. Crews are on standby until SW Gas workers arrive at the scene.