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Gas leak at Midtown college forces partial evacuation

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MEMPHIS, TN -

(WMC) - A gas leak on Union Avenue in Midtown forced a partial evacuation at the Southwest Tennessee Community College campus.

According to police, a backhoe hit a gas line while doing some digging around 9 Tuesday morning.

Traffic around the college was blocked off and rerouted.

Thirty people were evacuated from a building on campus. There were no reported injuries.

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