One Lane of West Broward Boulevard Closed After Gas Leak

Drivers were encouraged to find alternate routes

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    The Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue headquarters.

    The westbound lane of Broward Boulevard is closed and businesses were being evacuated as Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue responded to a gas leak Tuesday, authorities said.

    Firefighters were responding to a leak at 1800 W. Broward Blvd., and the Salvation Army and nearby businesses were evacuated, city of Fort Lauderdale spokesman Matt Little said.

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    No injures were reported and a haz mat crew was on the scene, he said.

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