Propane Leak Forces Evacuation

Propane Leak Forces Evacuation

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(KSL News) A propane leak forced an evacuation and closed some roads for awhile tonight in Salt Lake City.

A strong smell of gas in the air was reported around 1800 South and 700 West. Firefighters found a leaking 500-gallon tank of propane at the Steelco building.

They shut it off and cleared nearby buildings. Eight people were evacuated from nearby businesses and two from a home.

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