MANSFIELD, MASS. (WHDH) - Mansfield High School was temporarily evacuated Thursday morning as Columbia Gas and fire officials investigated a possible gas leak.
The faculty and students were moved to neighboring schools as a safety precaution, Mansfield police said.
A subsequent investigation by Mansfield Fire and Columbia Gas officials determined that the reading was a false positive, and students were able to return to the building after 1 p.m.
The school was dismissed at the normal time and in the normal fashion.
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