Update 5:40 p.m. Friday, Jan. 1, 2021 – The Home Depot in Oroville is back open, and will stay open Friday night until 8:00 p.m.
OROVILLE, Calif. – A gas main ruptured in Oroville late Friday afternoon causing the evacuation of the Home Depot on the 2000 block of 3rd Street.
Oroville Police Chief Joe Deal told Action News Now that some wood stacked outside of the Home Deport fell over, hitting a gas main.
The entire store was evacuated. Chief Deal said there is no threat at this time to the surrounding area.