Oakdale Elementary School evacuated after smell of gas

OAKDALE, Conn. (WTNH) — Students at Oakdale Elementary School were evacuated Wednesday morning due to a smell of gas.

Montville Public Schools tell News 8 that Oakdale Elementary students had to evacuate the school after a report of a gas odor in the early morning. They were moved to the gymnasium at Montville High School as a precaution.

According to the Oakdale Fire Department, the gas has been shut off and they are investigating the cause of the smell.

There are no reports of any injuries.


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