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Crews quickly cap gas leak on NC State's Centennial Campus

Posted November 23, 2015 12:50 p.m. EST
Updated November 23, 2015 1:26 p.m. EST

Three buildings have been evacuated on North Carolina State University's Centennial Campus due to a gas leak, according to a safety alert sent to students Monday afternoon.

— Three buildings on North Carolina State University's Centennial Campus were briefly evacuated Monday afternoon due to a gas leak.

Crews asked people to leave the Lexis-Nexis, Keystone Science and Partners III buildings, which are near the intersection of Main Campus and Varsity drives, at about 12:30 p.m.

The gas leak was capped about 30 minutes later, and people were allowed back into the buildings.

No information about the cause of the gas leak has been released.

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