San Francisco smells like rotten eggs and nobody knows why

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A mysterious smell coursing through San Francisco, California is stinking up the city and annoying residents.

The odor of rotten eggs was first detected last Wednesday night.

Officials first investigated the nearby Chevron oil refinery and found that although there was an incident involving burning off excess gas, this was not the cause of the odor.

Investigators are still looking into wind and weather reports from when the smell began, as well as inspecting landfills, water treatment plants and ships.

The Pacific Gas and Electric Company has also ruled out a gas leak as the root of the smell and, although the situation literally stinks for residents of San Fran, it is not considered to be a health hazard.

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