Gas Leak Prompts School Evacuation
POSTED: Friday, January 11, 2013 - 5:21pm
UPDATED: Friday, January 11, 2013 - 5:52pm
John Drugan School located at 12451 Pellicano Drive was evacuated after a gas leak Friday afternoon.
Socorro Independent School Officials said crews were repairing a water line when the gas line was hit.
The leak happened at 3 p.m. and the school was evacuated as a precaution.
School is dismissed at 3:15 and students were released to their parents or put on school buses, officials said.
The gas company and fire department were called out to assist.
No injuries were reported.
John Drugan School has students from Kindergarten through Eighth grade.
Approximately 1073 students attend the school.