Ammonia leak evacuation in Big Spring lifted

Ammonia leak evacuation in Big Spring lifted
Ammonia tank that leaked (Courtesy: City of Big Spring)

BIG SPRING, TX (KWES) - The Big Spring evacuation has been lifted and people are back in their homes Wednesday morning.

An ammonia leak at the Big Spring water treatment plant forced a precautionary evacuation Tuesday night.

City officials said there was a leak in an ammonia tank at the plant, but it has now been fixed.

Those evacuated were taken to Big Spring High School.

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