HICKORY TOWNSHIP, Pa. - A group of young children were evacuated from a Washington County day care Tuesday after teachers suspected a gas leak.
When Channel 11 News arrived at Precious Years along Wabash Avenue in Hickory Township about 1 p.m. Tuesday, about two dozen kids were being allowed back inside.
The Mount Pleasant Township fire chief said teachers were taking the children out of the school for a walk, and when they left they thought they smelled gas and heard a leak.
The chief said the teachers erred on the side of caution and called 911. Fire officials inspected the inside and outside of the building and didn’t find a leak, officials said.
Columbia Gas crews were called to the building and found a very small leak in an outside pipe. The leak was small enough that it was determined to not be a threat, and crews began fixing it.
No injuries were reported in the incident.
2 dozen kids evacuated from Washington County day care after gas leak scare
Metro Atlanta man set to cash in on extremely rare baseball card
Third Hernandez suicide note addressed to inmate, lawyer says
Todd Chrisley and his wife owe the state nearly $800,000, documents say
Man trying to find owner of black and white pictures found in St.…