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Methane leak causes evacuation at GlaxoSmithKline plant in Aiken

AIKEN, SC (WFXG) -

Employees are evacuating GlaxoSmithKline plant in Aiken this morning after a methane leak, according to the Aiken County Sheriff's Office.

The leak is contained to one area of the plant, officials say, but all the sewer lines have to be checked to determine whether methane got into them.

The Center Fire Department handling situation.

The GlaxoSmithKline plant is located on Windham Road near the Aiken Municipal Airport.

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