Gas Line Rupture Forces Evacuations on WKU's Campus

Jul 18, 2014

Updated at 9:48 a.m.: Atmos Energy has sealed off a leak in a two-inch gas line, according to university spokesman Bob Skipper.  Evacuations have been lifted.

Original post:

A WKU Alert says a gas line has been hit at College Heights Boulevard near Parking Structure 1. Emergency personnel are on the scene at this hour and as a precaution Rodes-Harlin, McCormack, Gilbert and Schneider Halls have been evacuated along with Parking Structure 1.

WKU and emergency officials are telling people to avoid the area until the scene is cleared.