THOMSON, Ga.- A gas leak has been reported at a McDuffie County School on Friday, Oct. 16.
Officials detected the gas leak at J.A. Maxwell Elementary School.
The McDuffie County School System’s Facebook page says, “The building has been evacuated, and students and staff are safe at the designated “safe site”. At this time, we are requesting that parents leave their children in the care of school officials so that district staff and authorities can resolve the situation as quickly as possible. A phone call was immediately directed to parents of Maxwell Elementary students, and another will follow with information on afternoon dismissal procedures.”
We will continue to follow this developing story.