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Gas Odor At Danbury's Hayestown School Traced To Leak In Parking Lot

Danbury schools are closed Monday and Tuesday because of Hurricane Sandy.
Danbury schools are closed Monday and Tuesday because of Hurricane Sandy. Photo Credit: File

Updated: DANBURY, Conn. — Fire crews were investigating a possible gas leak at Hayestown Avenue Elementary School on Friday, according to the News-Times website.

Fire crews responded and found the odor was due to gasoline leaking from a car in a lower-level parking lot, said the News-Times.

The building was evacuated for about 30 minutes, the report said. An ambulance was called for an 8-year-old child who was having difficulty breathing in an unrelated incident at the same time, according to the News-Times.

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