Edgerton High School evacuation ends following gas leak

EDGERTON, Wis. — Edgerton High School was evacuated due to a gas leak Tuesday afternoon.

The Edgerton Fire Department responded to the incident.

Officials said students were sent to Edgerton Middle School.

Edgerton Fire said the gas has since been shut off.

A post from the school district’s Facebook page said students were able to return to classes at around 2 p.m. and that buses ran at their normal times.

BREAKING: All students have been evacuated from Edgerton high school due to a strong smell of natural gas. Edgerton Fire is working to shut off the gas lines- students have been moved to Edgerton Middle School. #News3Now @WISCTV_News3 pic.twitter.com/o3MRxxQ3SN