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Raleigh neighborhood evacuated after gas odor

Posted January 20, 2011 10:29 p.m. EST

— Crews briefly evacuated a neighborhood off of Trawick Road in Raleigh on Thursday night after reports of a strong smell of gas.

The gas company and the fire department could not find a leak and said there was no public safety issue.

A fire truck remained on the scene for several hours as a precaution.