Doral strip mall evacuated due to gas leak

DORAL, FLA. (WSVN) - A strip mall in Doral has been evacuated due to a gas leak inside one of the businesses.

Miami-Dade Fire Rescue crews responded to a call about a strong smell of gas coming from the area of Northwest 87th Avenue and 27th Street just after 7 a.m. Tuesday.

The business in which the leak was located was ventilated and firefighters were able to shut off the gas at the meter.

7SkyForce HD flew over the scene where several people could be seen standing on the side of the road next to a fire rescue unit.

Gas meters were used to monitor the building, and when all readings were deemed safe the building was released to a local gas company.

There were no injuries reported.

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