More than 200 Red Springs residents were evacuated from their homes this afternoon due to a gas leak.

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  • Gas prices low for the Thanksgiving week travel
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  • Gas leak forces evacuation at Homestead apartment
    I took my jacket off for my daughter," Hillary Smith said. "It's just ridiculous because no one has called Red Cross for us. They haven't asked us if we're all right." The residents were allowed back inside around 3:30 a.m. Equitable Gas said the problem ...
    10/30/2013 - 6:00 pm | View Link
  • Gas Leak Forces Evacuation Of Two Restaurants
    The Springs fire department says that Red Robin and On the Border, located near Montrose and Southgate, were evacuated around 10 a.m. as hazmat crews and workers with Springs Utilities repaired the leak. CSFD says the leak was caused when the gas line was hit.
    07/25/2011 - 8:33 am | View Link
  • Another gas pipe explosion sends huge fireball into the air just ONE day after deadly blast kills five in Pennsylvania
    The fatal fire in Allentown is also believed to have been caused by a gas leak. The pipe there had been in service ... While there was no compulsory evacuation in place, some 400 residents living in the surrounding towns who wanted to leave their homes ...
    02/10/2011 - 11:48 pm | View Link
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