Springfield gas leak forces evacuations on Thanksgiving

SPRINGFIELD, MA (WHDH) - Several people along Liberty Street in Springfield were evacuated Thanksgiving night because of what officials said was a natural gas leak.

Several people were evacuated from Liberty Street around 8 p.m. on Thursday, and crews stayed on the scene overnight to clean up the area.

The cause of the gas leak is unknown at this time.

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