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Gas leak reported on Niles Street in East Bakersfield

Posted at 5:50 AM, May 23, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-23 09:38:45-04

PG&E is working to cap a gas leak in East Bakersfield on Thursday morning.

According to PG&E officials, a leak was reported at 3:40 a.m. on Niles Street just off Palm Drive.

PG&E officials say a valve on PG&E equipment was physically damaged, causing a natural gas leak.

No customers are being effected.

There is no estimated time for the leak to be capped.