Hit and Run Driver Slams Into Gas Meter, Causes Leak

Friday, May 11, 2012 - 7:10am

Emergency crews responded to a gas leak overnight caused by a hit and run driver in East El Paso.

Hazmat crews were called out to the shopping center on George Dieter near Vista del Sol at about 2:45 a.m. Friday.

According to police, the driver of a black Jeep crashed into a gas meter, then drove away.

Texas Gas Service was called out to shut off the meter.

Police are still searching for the hit and run driver.  If you have any information, call police.  

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