Arroyo Del Oso Elementary School evacuates due to smell of gas

Albuquerque News

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Arroyo Del Oso Elementary School was briefly evacuated Wednesday afternoon due to a strong smell of gas.

APS tweeted around 1:30 p.m. that the gas smell was in the main building. By 2:00 p.m., the evacuation ordered had been lifted and students were allowed to return to class.

APS has not said what caused the smell.

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