Medical building in North Hills evacuated for smell of natural gas

FRANKLIN PARK, Pa. — A medical building in Pittsburgh’s North Hills was evacuated Tuesday morning because people smelled natural gas.

Firefighters were called about 10:30 a.m. to Children’s North on Wexford Bayne Road in Franklin Park.

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Everyone inside the building was evacuated for about an hour and a half.

Officials said the building does not have gas. It is all electric, so it is believed the smell was coming from outside.