COLLEGE PARK, Md. (WJZ) — Officials have given the all-clear after a reported gas leak on the University of Maryland campus in College Park Tuesday afternoon.
Police said the incident happened near parking lot O1 and the Architecture Building.READ MORE: Eating Cicadas Is Actually Good For The Environment And Apparently They Taste Like Shrimp
UMD ALERT: Gas Line Struck
A gas line was struck by parking lot O1 (by the Architecture Building). Please stay away from the area & follow police directions. Washington Gas has been notified to respond to the scene. Additional info will be provided when it becomes available.
— UMD Police Dept. (@UMPD) November 5, 2019READ MORE: Maryland Lifts COVID Mask Mandate Starting Saturday, Gov. Larry Hogan Says
Washington Gas officials were able to shut off the gas and stop the leak.
Police did not say how much gas may have leaked.MORE NEWS: 3 Injured Following Gas Explosion In Pikesville On Friday