At approximately 9:00 am on Friday, August 16, 2019, Fort Pierce Utilities Authority (FPUA) discovered a natural gas leak at the intersection of 13th Street and Georgia Avenue in Fort Pierce. As a precaution, all residents within a one block radius were evacuated. FPUA Natural Gas crews identified the location of the leak and are currently working on repairs. No schools have been affected. Updates on the situation will be sent out through media, social media, and posted on www.fpua.com.
Special thanks to the Fort Pierce Police Department and the St. Lucie County Fire Department for their assistance in this matter.
If you have questions, please contact Fort Pierce Utilities Authority at 772-466-1600.