Gas leak forces evacuations in Morristown

Gas leak forces evacuations in Morristown


MORRISTOWN (WATE) - People in several buildings in Morristown were forced to evacuate Friday morning due to a gas leak.

The leak was reported just before 9:30 a.m. near the Millennium Square Building on First North Street near Henry Street.

First North Street was closed between Hamilton and Cumberland Streets. Several buildings in the area were evacuated. All roads reopened within an hour.

Atmos Energy crews worked to contain the leak.

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