Cullman Walmart evacuated after gas leak

Cullman Walmart evacuated after gas leak

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Reports of a gas leak prompted an evacuation of the Cullman Walmart Tuesday night. Reports of a gas leak prompted an evacuation of the Cullman Walmart Tuesday night.
CULLMAN, AL (WAFF) -

Holiday and winter weather shopping was interrupted Tuesday night for customers at the Walmart in Cullman.

The store was evacuated around 7 p.m. following reports of a gas leak. Police and fire crews quickly arrived at the store to investigate.

Assistant Police Chief Craig Green said workers were allowed back inside after an all-clear was given around 7:45 p.m. The store was reopened soon afterward.

Fire officials are working to determine a cause of the leak.

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