Kelowna BMW employees stand outside due to a natural gas leak. (Twila Amato/ Black Press Media)

Businesses on Enterprise Way evacuated due to gas leak

Kelowna BMW was evacuated after a gas line was hit

Businesses on Enterprise Way including Kelowna BMW are being evacuated Thursday afternoon after an excavator hit a gas line.

The incident happened about 2:30 p.m.

FortisBC is on scene and evacuated the building as a precaution as gas was detected inside the buildings.

Firefighters and FortisBC are working to rectify the situation and allow people to return to the buildings.

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