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Ector Co. Courthouse evacuated after gas smell in the building

(Source: KWES) (Source: KWES)
ECTOR COUNTY, TX (KWES) -

The Ector County Courthouse was evacuated Friday afternoon after people inside started smelling gas.

Police say AT&T was digging on the north side lawn of the property when they struck a gas line.

ATMOS Energy was called out to the scene and proper precautions are being taken.

No word if there were any injuries.

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