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Allentown shelter evacuated due to small gas leak

By Gina Johnson, Web Producer
Published On: Nov 18 2012 08:50:22 AM CST
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ALLENTOWN, Pa. -

The 6th Street Shelter in Allentown was evacuated for a short time Saturday night, due to a small gas leak, officials said.

It happened just before 10pm Saturday.

Officials with the Allentown Fire Department said those at the shelter were evacuated for a brief time while UGI crews repaired the leak.  They were let back into the shelter during the night.

No one was injured and it's business as usual at the shelter on Sunday.