E. Longmeadow High School evacuated - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

E. Longmeadow High School evacuated

Posted: Updated:

Students were evacuated from East Longmeadow High School around 7:20 a.m. Thursday after a gas smell was reported.

Columbia Gas and the fire department responded and students were evacuated immediately to the nearby Saint Michael's Church.

Officials determined that a couple of Bunsen burner shut-off valves were open.

Students were allowed back inside around 8:45 a.m.

No injuries were reported.

Copyright 2013 WSHM (Meredith Corporation). All rights reserved.




Powered by WorldNow

310 Broadway
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701

FCC Public File
EEO Report
Closed Captioning

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Worldnow and KFVS12. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.