Gas leak prompts evacuation in Oreland
ORELAND, Pa. - August 4, 2011 (WPVI) -- A gas leak forced more than a dozen families out of their homes overnight.
15 homes had to be evacuated along 1100 block of church road Oreland, Montgomery County.
Firefighters and PECO crews were called in after reports of a strong gas odor.
Crews repaired the leak just after midnight and residents were allowed back in their homes this morning.
There's no word on what caused the leak.
montgomery county, pennsylvania, gas leak, local/state
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