Nearby Gas Leak Forces Raleigh Middle School to Close
Posted June 1, 2000 7:00 a.m. EDT
RALEIGH — Hundreds of middle school students went home early Friday afternoon in Raleigh.
A natural gas leak forced school officials to close East Millbrook Middle School.
More than 200 homes in the area were also evacuated as a precaution.
Crews fixed the leak late Friday afternoon.