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Springfield school briefly evacuated after natural gas smell

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SPRINGFIELD, MA (WSHM) -

Springfield's Van Sickle Middle School was briefly evacuated Tuesday morning after a natural gas smell was reported.

Both the Springfield Fire Department and Columbia Gas were called to the Carew Street school to investigate. Neither found any natural gas readings in the area.

Students have been let back into the school to continue classes.

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