LA PUENTE (CBSLA) — A mylar balloon that came into contact with power lines caused a slew of problems in La Puente Monday evening.

According to the Los Angeles County Fire Department, they responded to the 700 block of Willow Ave. just after 4 p.m. after the balloon came into contact with some wires causing them to spark.

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The power lines then fell on residential structures energizing utilities inside of the homes, causing the gas lines to fail, according to a Los Angeles County fire captain.

Upon their arrival, they found water leaking underground as well as damage to a gas line.

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At least 39 people were displaced as a result of the gas leak, L.A. County Fire said.

Red Cross was on scene assisting those that have been displaced.

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So Cal Gas was able to stop the leak. No injuries were immediately reported.