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POMPANO BEACH (CBSMiami) – One person was hospitalized on Monday following a small explosion caused by a gas leak in Pompano Beach.

It happened at a business in a shopping plaza in the 1400 block of Atlantic Boulevard.

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The area surrounding the shopping plaza was evacuated as a precaution.

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Pompano Beach Fire Rescue says they received a call several days ago about a gas leak and they were able to cap it.

One person suffered burns and was hospitalized.

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Officials were able to cut the gas line. Team