BREAKING: Gas leak brings evacuation of Loxahatchee middle school

  • Breaking News Staff
11:12 a.m. Friday, Nov. 17, 2017 Local
A gas leak Friday morning, Nov. 17, 2017, led to the evacuation of Osceola Creek Middle School, Palm Beach County Fire Rescue said.

A gas leak Friday morning led to the brief evacuation of Osceola Creek Middle School, Palm Beach County Fire Rescue said.

The leak was reported at about 11 a.m., Fire Rescue said on its Twitter page. Crews found quickly found the source of the leak and stopped the flow of gas.

Readings inside the school were normal after the leak was capped, and students were expected to be returned to clas shortly.

The school is on 180th Avenue North, west of Seminole Pratt Whitney Road

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