Gas Leak Forces Evacuation and Early Dismissal in West Valley

February 24, 2014 Updated Feb 24, 2014 at 2:34 PM EDT

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Credit: Springville Journal

Gas Leak Forces Evacuation and Early Dismissal in West Valley

February 24, 2014 Updated Feb 24, 2014 at 2:34 PM EDT

WEST VALLEY, NY (WKBW-TV) - Students at West Valley Central Schools were sent home early Monday after officials learned of a gas leak in the main line outside of the school.

School officials tell Eyewitness News students were evacuated just after 8 this morning to nearby evacuation sites. They were put on buses around 11 to be sent home after officials learned fixing the leak would take hours.

School officials say classes should be back to normal tomorrow.