Apr 142018
 

11:05pm
A large natural gas leak reported at the 1st Baptist Church in Madras has prompted a large evacuation of people from the area, including businesses and nearby apartments. The church address is 85 NE “A” Street, across the street from the bowling alley.

11:20pm
Madras firefighters have managed to track down the main gas shut-off valve and have turned it off. No word on where the leak is located on the church property.

11:21pm
All evacuations from nearby apartments have been stopped. People are expected to return to their residences

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