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Area school evacuated because of gas leak


A school in the Waco area was evacuated Wednesday morning after a gas leak incident.

Woodgate Intermediate School in Midway ISD was evacuated because of a gas leaks, but school is now back in session.

Woodgate Intermediate School was evacuated after maintenance people knocked off the gas meter while mowing the lawn about 9:30 a.m. Wednesday morning.

Officials arrived at Woodgate Intermediate School and shut off the gas. Because the gas was shut off, only sack lunches will be available in Woodgate's cafeteria until the gas is turned back on.

CORRECTION: Waco Montessori School was not evacuated.

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