UPDATED 4:46 p.m.
Stillmore Street in Canyon Country was closed for more than two hours Tuesday afternoon due to a gas line break. Gas Company officials fixed the problem, caused by a maintenance worker that severed a pipe and restored service at approximately 4 p.m.
Apartments in the affected complex in the 19000 block of Stillmore Street were evacuated shortly after 1:30 p.m. and students at Sierra Vista Junior High School were released from the Pleasantdale and Camp Plenty Road gates of the school.
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The gas feed line into an apartment building was apparently sheared off by a construction worker. Sheriff’s deputies and fire department personnel responded to the scene for traffic control.
No injuries were reported.