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Gas leak prompts Baker HS evacuation

8 years 8 months 3 weeks ago Monday, October 19 2015 Oct 19, 2015 October 19, 2015 9:17 AM October 19, 2015 in News
Source: WBRZ
By: Russell Jones

BAKER - School administrators said a gas leak forced them to evacuate Baker High School for less than an hour Monday morning.

Superintendent Herman Brister said the leak was spotted around 7:20 a.m. and led to a brief evacuation. He said students went to the locations they learned through fire drills.

Brister said the gas was shut off and students were able to go back to class a short time later.

He said they're assessing what caused the leak and don't have an estimate on what it will take to fix the problem.

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