Gas leak reported near Navy base

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SAN DIEGO – Traffic was diverted away from Naval Base San Diego after a gas leak was reported.

Crews were working on repairing a gas line near the Navy Exchange & Commissary area of the base at 3:30 p.m.  Officials closed Gate 23 as a precaution.

Drivers should use Gate 20 located off Main Street, Naval Base San Diego officials posted on Facebook. The repairs were expected to take about three hours to fix.

The cause of the gas leak was not released.

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